The analysis revealed that the control group did not place a disproportionate burden on health systems and severe Covid-19 disease has been rare.
Nine days after the survey report was uploaded, ResearchGate removed it.
Team lead Rob Verkerk, PhD told ResearchGate he hopes “this doesn’t represent part of a general narrowing of your approach to openness in science.”
Co-author Dr Kat Lindley told WCH, “It is a shame when scientific discourse that does not fit the mainstream narrative is censored. Data like that in the Control Group survey is integral to the ongoing debate relating to the future of public health measures.”