While tobacco industry-funded scientists were testifying before Congress that the association between cigarette smoking and lung cancer was a statistical one and not a biomedical one, their own researchers were acknowledging behind closed doors that smoking caused lung cancer.
“Tobacco Can Cause Cancer In Animals, Liggett Admits”
News article by Saul Friedman The Miami Herald, page 18-A
September 26, 1978
“Reengineering The Cigarette”
Article by John Schwartz about William Farone, a scientist who worked for Philip Morris and conducted research to create a safer cigarette The Washington Post Magazine, page 9-13, 21-24
January 31, 1999