(BBC News) The doctor who first suggested a link between the MMR vaccine and autism is to be charged with serious professional misconduct, it is reported.
The Independent newspaper reports that the General Medical Council will accuse Mr. Andrew Wakefield of carrying out "inadequately founded" research: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/5070670.stm and http://news.independent.co.uk/uk/health_medical/article799541.ece.
Related articles, the "other side of the story:"
Why Amish Children don't have Autism: http://www.mercola.com/2005/may/4/amish_autism.htm.
Leading British Autism Doctor Victimized: http://www.mercola.com/2001/dec/22/autism.htm.
Autism and Mercury: http://www.mercola.com/2001/feb/24/autism_mercury.htm.
The Autism Epidemic and Vaccines: http://www.mercola.com/2002/jul/6/autism.htm.
Pediatrics Academy Still Fighting ban on Mercury in Vaccines: http://www.mercola.com/blog/2006/jun/15/aap_still_fighting_mercury_bans_on_vaccines.