November 27, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

email privacy

2 min read

A major scandal has erupted further regarding FDA monitoring of its scientists’ emails as reported by the NY Times. The FDA spied on the emails of its own scientists and other scientists. Some of the emails also involved correspondence with Congress and even the White House. Regardless of one’s position on what the FDA did, the hullaballoo highlights the danger of one of the most common myths in the world: that emails are private. Emails are not private, not just at the FDA No …Read More