Covid-19 timeline

This is a work in progress, to be updated periodically as we catch up with our back-log and as details may later become apparent and possibly relevant – the “dots” are not necessarily connectable however. All stories linked are dated prior to May 31, 2020. Undoubtedly there will need to be a continuation of the timeline for the coming months…

Jan. 12 2007 — PLOS Pathogens (Anjeanette Roberts, … Ralph Baric et al) – A Mouse-Adapted SARS-Coronavirus Causes Disease and Mortality in BALB/c Mice

Dec. 16 2008 — Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (Michelle M. Becker, … Ralph S. Baric et al) – Synthetic recombinant bat SARS-like coronavirus is infectious in cultured cells and in mice

Oct. 30 2013 — Nature (Xing-Ye Ge, … Peter Daszak et al) – Isolation and characterization of a bat SARS-like coronavirus that uses the ACE2 receptor

June 1 2014, project start – Grantome (Peter Daszak, EcoHealth Alliance, Inc.) – Understanding the Risk of Bat Coronavirus Emergence

Oct. 22 2014 — NatureUS suspends risky disease research

Nov. 17 2014 — Science (Jocelyn Kaiser) – Moratorium on risky virology studies leaves work at 14 institutions in limbo

Feb. 12 2015 — Nature Public Health Emergency Collection (Anthony R. Fehr and Stanley Perlman) – Coronaviruses: An Overview of Their Replication and Pathogenesis

Nov. 6 2015 — Science (Arun Sharma et al) – Lift NIH restrictions on chimera research

Nov. 9 2015 — Nature (Vineet D Menachery, … Ralph S. Baric et al) – A SARS-like cluster of circulating bat coronaviruses shows potential for human emergence

Nov. 12 2015 — NatureEngineered bat virus stirs debate over risky research

Nov. 16 2015 — TheScientistLab-Made Coronavirus Triggers Debate

Dec. 16 2016 — Outbreak NewsChimera virus: How far science can go?

Feb. 22 2017 — Nature (David Cyronoski) – Inside the Chinese lab poised to study world’s most dangerous pathogens

June 21 2017 — Nature (Kevin J. Olival, … Peter Daszak et al) – Host and viral traits predict zoonotic spillover from mammals

Nov. 30 2017 — PLOS Pathogens (Ben Hu et al) – Discovery of a rich gene pool of bat SARS-related coronaviruses provides new insights into the origin of SARS coronavirus

Dec. 19 2017 — NatureUS government lifts ban on risky pathogen research

April 4, 2018 — NIAIDNew coronavirus emerges from bats in China, devastates young swine

May 15 2018 — Johns Hopkins | Center for Health SecurityAbout Clade X

Jan. 18 2019 — World Economic ForumOutbreak Readiness and Business Impact: Protecting Lives and Livelihoods across the Global Economy

Feb. 2019 — Profit ConfidentialCrown Castle International: Bill Gates is Buying This Hot Tech Stock

Feb 25 2019 — Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (Lynn Klotz) – Human error in high-biocontainment labs: a likely pandemic threat

May 31 2019, project end Grantome (Peter Daszak, EcoHealth Alliance, Inc.) – Understanding the Risk of Bat Coronavirus Emergence

June 14, 2019 — Arms Watch (Dilyana Gaytandzhieva) – US diplomats involved in trafficking of human blood and pathogens for secret military program

Aug. 2 2019 — Frederick News-Post (Heather Mongilio) – Fort Detrick lab shut down after failed safety inspection; all research halted indefinitely

Sept. 12 2019 — Global Vaccination SummitTEN ACTIONS TOWARDS VACCINATION FOR ALL

Sept. 18, 2019 — Johns Hopkins UniversityCenter for Health Security report assesses preparedness for high-impact respiratory pathogen

Oct. 18 2019 — Johns Hopkins | Center for Health SecurityAbout the Event 201 exercise 


Nov. 22 2019 — Frederick News-Post (Heather Mongilio) – CDC inspection findings reveal more about USAMRIID research suspension

Nov. 23 2019 — Global BiodefenseCDC Approves Partial Resumption of USAMRIID Select Agent Research

Dec. 12 2019 — Bloomberg (Jenny Leonard) – China’s Thousand Talents Program Finally Gets the U.S.’s Attention

Jan. 22 2020 — WJLA (Diana DiGangi) – Army germ lab shut down by CDC in 2019 had several ‘serious’ protocol violations that year

Jan. 24 2020 — Elsevier Public Health Emergency Collection (Chaolin Huang et al) – Clinical features of patients infected with 2019 novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China

Jan. 28 2020 — US NewsU.S. Charges Target Alleged Chinese Spying at Harvard, Boston Institutions

Jan. 29 2020 — Journal of Virology – (Yushun Wan … Ralph S. Baric et al) – Receptor Recognition by the Novel Coronavirus from Wuhan: an Analysis Based on Decade-Long Structural Studies of SARS Coronavirus

Jan. 30 2020 — BioRxiv (Prashant Pradhan et al) – Uncanny similarity of unique inserts in the 2019-nCoV spike protein to HIV-1 gp120 and Gag – Withdrawn

Feb. 3 2020 — Nature (Peng Zhou et al) – A pneumonia outbreak associated with a new coronavirus of probable bat origin

Feb. 6 2020 — New York Times (Ellen Barry and Gina Kolata) – China’s Lavish Funds Lured U.S. Scientists. What Did It Get in Return?

Feb. 20 2020 — BioRxiv (Alexandra C. Walls et al) – Structure, function and antigenicity of the SARS-CoV-2 spike glycoprotein

Feb. 24 2020 — Nature Microbiology (Michael Letko et al) – Functional assessment of cell entry and receptor usage for SARS-CoV-2 and other lineage B betacoronaviruses

March 2 2020 — PoliticoHHS taps Kadlec to run department’s coronavirus response

March 13 2020 — Science (Daniel Wrapp et al) – Cryo-EM structure of the 2019-nCoV spike in the prefusion conformation

March 15 2020 — This Week in VirologyTWiV 591: Coronavirus update with Ralph Baric

March 17 2020 — Nature – (Kristian G. Anderson et al) – The proximal origin of SARS-CoV-2

April 1 2020 — The Last American Vagabond (Whitney Webb and Raul Diego) – All Roads Lead to Dark Winter

April 2 2020 — EBioMedicine (Eun Kim et al) – Microneedle array delivered recombinant coronavirus vaccines: Immunogenicity and rapid translational development

April 3 2020 — MIT Sloan School of Management (Tam Harbert) – How Moderna is racing to a coronavirus vaccine

April 9 2020 — The Last American Vagabond (Whitney Webb and Raul Diego) – A Killer Enterprise: How One of Big Pharma’s Most Corrupt Companies Plans to Corner the Covid-19 Cure Market

April 9 2020 — Children’s Defense Fund (Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.) – Gates’ Globalist Vaccine Agenda: A Win-Win for Pharma and Mandatory Vaccination

April 11 2020 — Daily Mail (Glenn Owen) – REVEALED: U.S. government gave $3.7million grant to Wuhan lab at center of coronavirus leak scrutiny that was performing experiments on bats from the caves where the disease is believed to have originated

April 14 2020 — Washington Post (Josh Rogin) – State Department cables warned of safety issues at Wuhan lab studying bat coronaviruses

April 17 2020 — C News ( jean-francois Claudet Youtube) – Prof Luc Montagnier / Interview Cnews 17/04 / Création accidentelle du Covid-19 avec VIH – English trans. at The Week

                       — ScimexEXPERT REACTION: Did COVID-19 come from a lab in Wuhan?

April 21 2020 — Washington PostNearly 25,000 email addresses and passwords allegedly from NIH, WHO, Gates Foundation and others are dumped online

April 22 2020 — Medium (Yuri Deigin) – Lab-Made? SARS-CoV-2 Genealogy Through the Lens of Gain-of-Function Research

April 24 2020 — GuardianRevealed: ‘former Vodafone executive’ in 5G conspiracy video is UK pasto

April 28 2020 — Newsweek (Fred Guterl) – Dr. Fauci Backed Controversial Wuhan Lab with Millions of U.S. Dollars for Risky Coronavirus Research

April 29 2020 — BloombergTrump’s ‘Operation Warp Speed’ Aims to Rush Coronavirus Vaccine

April 30 2020 — ClinicalTrials.govStudy to Describe the Safety, Tolerability, Immunogenicity, and Efficacy of RNA Vaccine Candidates Against COVID-19 in Healthy Individuals

May 1 2020 — CNBCModerna could begin manufacturing unproven coronavirus vaccine in July, CEO says

May 2 2020 — Valuetainment (Youtube) – EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Robert Kennedy Jr. Destroys Big Pharma, Fauci & Pro-Vaccine Movement

                   — BioRxiv – (Shing Hei Zhan et al) – SARS-CoV-2 is well adapted for humans. What does this mean for re-emergence?

May 4 2020 — Pittsburg Post GazettePitt researcher who was studying coronavirus was victim in Ross murder-suicide

                    — Daily Telegraph (Sharri Markson) – Coronavirus NSW: Dossier lays out case against China bat virus program

May 5 2020 — Independent Science News (Sam Husseini) – The Long History of Accidental Laboratory Releases of Potential Pandemic Pathogens Is Being Ignored In the COVID-19 Media Coverage

May 7 2020 — Washington PostFacebook and other companies are removing viral ‘Plandemic’ conspiracy video – video available at Dr. Judy Mikovitz

                    — MIT Technology ReviewHow covid-19 conspiracy theorists are exploiting YouTube culture

May 8 2020 — U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & PensionsMurray, HELP Democrats Demand Transparency from Key Trump Official In COVID-19 Response After Reports of Undisclosed Conflicts of Interest

May 11, 2020 — Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins and Bloomberg Philanthropies, with New York State, Launch Online Course to Train Army of Contact Tracers to Slow Spread of COVID-19

May 13 2020 — Elsevier Public Health Emergency Collection (Ming Gao et al) – A study on infectivity of asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 carriers

                      — BioRxiv (Neeltje van Doremalen et al) – ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccination prevents SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia in rhesus macaques

May 14 2020 — The Last American Vagabond (Whitney Webb and Raul Diego) – Head of the Hydra: The Rise of Robert Kadlec

                      — UN NewsWHO seeking further details on staff expulsion from Burundi

May 15 2020 — CBS NewsTrump says he would mobilize military to distribute coronavirus vaccine when it’s ready

May 18 2020 — The White HouseTedros Letter

                      — Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (Filippa Lentzos) – Will the WHO call for an international investigation into the coronavirus’s origins?

May 19 2020 — Medical ExpressScientists in China believe new drug can stop pandemic ‘without vaccine’

                      — This Week in VirologyTWiV 615: Peter Daszak of EcoHealth Alliance

May 22 2020 — The Lancet (Mandeep R Mehra et al) – Hydroxychloroquine or chloroquine with or without a macrolide for treatment of COVID-19: a multinational registry analysis

May 26 2020 — MedRxiv (Ramon Lorenzo-Redondo et al) – A Unique Clade of SARS-CoV-2 Viruses is Associated with Lower Viral Loads in Patient Upper Airways

May 27 2020 — Zero HedgeModerna Shares Tumble As Insiders Caught Running For The Exits

One response to “Covid-19 timeline

  1. Pingback: Auribus Arrectis

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s