When asked “where did flu go?”

Having run a CLIA lab, you must follow the Gordian knot of CPT codes and liability.
Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI) often fall on the hospital to cover.

Flu has risk of HAI
C19 is liability free.

Admin gonna admin.

ama-assn.org/practice-manag…
It will be interesting to see the adoption of multiplex testing where Flu and C19 are tested in parallel.

A few papers that use these kits see 1:300 co-infection rates.

Now have CPT codes for mux testing.

ama-assn.org/practice-manag…
Assays for multiplex testing are here.

watermark.silverchair.com/jiaa658.pdf?to…
1:300 co-infection rate.
These are two rare diseases.

This makes me question the “flu repellent” hypothesis.
HAI is also known as Health-Care Associated Infections as it happens in nursing homes too.

cdc.gov/hai/data/index…

ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK44185…

health.gov/sites/default/…

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21 Nov
This Story begins with Cancer and Ends with Psilocybe cubensis.

It is a very timely topic given the lockdown induced suicide, anxiety and depression.

In fact, Psilocybin has been awarded FDA breakthrough status for these very things.
medscape.com/viewarticle/92…
Johns Hopkins has looked into this in Terminal Cancer Depression.
archpsyc.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?a…
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It is time to take a deep dive
but first the Cancer story

In 2016, I became a green thumb on a mission. My father had stage4 bone mets with BRAF:K601E mutations Image
While cannabinoids were unmatched by western medicine for cancer related cachexia, pain and nausea, there was an added hopeful kicker; Cannabinoid were non-toxic potent AKT1 inhibitors. Just what the Foundation medicine report called for ...except they had to stick to FDA drugs. Image
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21 Nov
10M PCR tests ending in August and zero evidence of asymptomatic spread.

I think I recall Fauci saying this exact thing at the start of all this.

Who convinced you otherwise? ImageImageImageImage
A few excerbs ...
Kids and teachers rates are amount the lowest.

It’s as if it’s Opposite Day in the central planners office.

Stuff C19 into nursing homes and torture the least at risk population in schools?

All reinfections were non-infectious on viral culture. ImageImageImageImage
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What happens when you use RNA polymerase mutagens in your fight against a virus?

Life Finds a way. Mutations accelerate.
nejm.org/doi/full/10.10…
I’m just speculating on this. This is a great read on the types of polymerase errors this modified nucleotide tends to create.

Keep in mind the patient was on a lot of drug including HCQ so this one patient study won’t answer this.
From the supplement.
Poor soul had a rough fight.
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13 Nov
This genome was Crypto funded and Crypto peer reviewed.
Project published in 5 months.

Decentralized funding and peer review seemed crazy in 2018. If you recall Surgisphere, you might appreciate censorship resistant science.
osf.io/7d968/
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We presented on this Crypto Incentivized Blockchain recorded Review (CIBR) concept @TexasBitcoin in 2018. It foreshadows much the censorship and distortion of science seen in C19.

We propose as solution that introduces price signals and free markets.

Many people cringe at $ in peer review.
Meanwhile Journal publication prices continue to rise while digital content distribution costs fall.

The $ in peer review should go to the people doing the most valuable work (review). Free work generates errors.

medicinalgenomics.com/cryptocurrency…
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13 Nov
Freedom Requires Live-Dead analysis: Subgenomic RNA

You need to pay attention to Wolfel et al and Kim et al.

A very elegant method for Live-Dead analysis.

But before we dive into that Mol-Bio hole, you must see the gravity of Liotti’s work.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jamai…
Liotti (&Wolfel) demonstrate that your infectious stage is above 1-2M RNA copies/ml and usually lasts 5 days. However non-infectious RNA can last 77 days. To be safe they suggest 10 days and 100,000 copies/ml as non-infectious.
So what is creating the long tail of qPCR positivity that is not infectious.

This is believed to be due to subGenomic RNA. Kim et al has the best review on this.

ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/P…
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Inside and Outside of kids cloth mask worn all day at school.
Plated on PDA with no selection.

Central planning and it’s effect on evolution and anti-fragility?
If 7B people all wear 300um filters that collect microbes, the human microbiome will change. Is this Good or bad? ImageImage
In order for one to identify the microbes. ITS/16S sequencing or whole genome sequencing is required.

We describe that in these manuscripts.

f1000research.com/articles/5-2471

f1000research.com/articles/4-1422 Image
Cannabis microbiomes are relevant to the mask debate as this is the study of microbes you might inhale and thus we are particularly sensitized to fungi that can cause aspergillosis or fusariosis.

Microbes that synthesize mycotoxins are important as well. Image
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