Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb told CBS News on Sunday that China likely knows where the coronavirus pandemic originated from based on some of the evidence that they have.
Gottlieb’s comments come as the narrative in the legacy media has shifted in recent weeks toward considering the possibility that SARS-CoV-2 might have escaped from the Wuhan Institute of Virology.
When asked if he believes that the Chinese know the answer about the pandemic’s origins, Gottlieb responded, “They would know the answer to the question because they would have blood samples from the workers in that lab.”
“And that’s the evidence that they haven’t made public,” Gottlieb continued. “If, in fact, the blood samples show that a high prevalence of people in that lab have been exposed to this virus, that’s pretty definitive proof that this coursed through that lab. And they would also have the samples from the time that they were first drawn, which was the time when they had those