Fact-checked by: Demagog

2021/02/23 | Poland

FALSE: Autopsy of patient with COVID-19 in Russia showed that COVID-19 is a bacteria.

Explanation: Autopsy of patient with COVID-19 in Russia didn't show that COVID-19 is a bacteria. The described situation did not happen in real life. SARS-CoV-2 is a real virus and COVID-19 the illness caused by it.

Read the Full Article (Demagog)

This false claim originated from: Facebook post

The #CoronavirusFacts database records fact-checks published since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak. The pandemic and its consequences are constantly evolving and data that was accurate weeks or even days ago might have changed. Remember to check the date when the fact-check you are reading was published before sharing it.