The editor of the Lancet, Richard Horton, was on Question Time on Thursday expressing these views. Yet this is what he was saying in the last week of January:
Horton was also responsible for publishing Andrew Wakefield's self-serving rubbish about the link between the MMR vaccine and autism in 1998. Wakefield was later struck off and Horton was one of the last to accept he had been hoodwinked. He is not the most reliable source of information.