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40 Years of Unethical Human Experimentation in the United States — The Tuskegee Study

Remembering the clinical trial that transformed US ethical laws for protecting vulnerable humans, or did it?


This article is published in a publication (History of Yesterday). It talks about the infamous Tuskegee study and how it is relevant and important to remember this study during the COVID-19 pandemic. A slightly different version of the Tuskegee study was first published on my personal blog on July 5, 2016.

Click the image below to read the Medium article for free.

Photograph of Participants in the Tuskegee Syphilis Study, Source: National Archives



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