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09 February 2023, 7:23 pm. 1 minute
Reuters was first to report that the U.S. Department of Transportation is investigating Elon Musk’s brain-implant company, Neuralink, over the potentially illegal movement of hazardous pathogens. A Department of Transportation spokesperson told Reuters about the probe after the Physicians Committee of Responsible Medicine, an animal-welfare advocacy group, wrote to Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg earlier to alert them of records it obtained on the matter.
The Department of Transportation probe adds to the scrutiny facing Neuralink.
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