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Recent Barbaric Experiments in Medicine


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The following scientific experiments are considered sick, unethical or just plain sadistic by today's standards:

An additional study, called the U.S. Public Health Service Sexually Transmitted Disease Inoculation Study of 1946-1948, involved intentionally infecting Guatemalans with syphilis, gonorrhea or chancres. The U.S. government just apologized for the study in October 2010.


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