Porton Biopharma US grant

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information.

I am enquiring about a payment of $500,000 to Porton Biopharma from the US Government which was released by the press on 20th March 2020

https://www.salisburyjournal.co.uk/news/...

Seeing as the Secretary of State of the sole owner of Porton Biopharma that should make this publicly accessible information.

I would like to request all details of what this payment was for, together with the evidence that the payment was received and similarly where it was spent.
Should this request be denied it will be appealed and escalated until it receives an answer.

Yours faithfully,

Mark Oakford

Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Mr Oakford,

Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response
to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1276092 ).

Yours sincerely, 

Dorothy Crowe
Freedom of Information Team
Department of Health and Social Care

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