Fact-checked by: FactCheck.org

2020/01/24 | United States

(Org. doesn't apply rating): “So let me get this straight about this virus. It’s “new” yet it was lab created and patented in 2015 (in development since 03’).

Explanation: All of the posts link to patents that are related to two different viruses in the coronavirus family. There is no patent related to the new virus

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This false claim originated from: Chris Kirckof (FB)

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