Vaccine Study Not Just Bad Science but Fraud, Says the British Medical Journal – The Atlantic
Thanks in part to this now-discredited study, a lot of parents refuse to vaccinate their children–and as a result, diseases like pertussis are on the rise. About thirty people a year now die from this preventable disease in the United States alone, a disproportionate number of them infants too young to vaccinate.
In the first part of a special BMJ series, Brian Deer exposes the bogus data behind claims that launched a worldwide scare over the measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine, and reveals how the appearance of a link with autism was manufactured at a London medical school.
The article is available via the link above.