Fact-checked by: Newtral.es

2020/10/13 | Spain

FALSE: Social media users say that some videos of Kary Mullis, inventor of PCR, make it very clear that the test is not useful for detecting viruses, and that they dismantle the tool that our rulers use to confine the populations.

Explanation: These are old and decontextualized statements by the inventor of PCR criticizing the use of this technique to identify the HIV virus

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