Fact-checked by: INFACT

2020/01/25 | Japan

MISLEADING: DailyMail reported that a virus leaked from the Wuhan National Biosafety Laboratory was responsible for the pandemic.

Explanation: The DailyMail article didn’t report that. Rutgers University microbiologist Dr Richard Ebright told DailyMail that "at this point there’s no reason to harbour suspicions" that the facility had anything to do with the outbreak, besides being responsible for the crucial genome sequencing that lets doctors diagnose it.

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