Tue, 01 Dec 2020

Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here.

Daily Debunk

Claim: "The West has waged a vaccine war over the COVID-19 Sputnik V vaccine. It is a geopolitical confrontation that really has nothing to do with the vaccine. Clinical trials are ongoing and the results are positive." -- Russian defeners of the country's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: EUvsDiSiNFO

Social Media Disinfo

Circulating on social media: Video filmed at UK hospital claims that COVID-19 is a hoax.

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: Reuters Fact Check

Factual Reads on Coronavirus

The race to make COVID antibody therapies cheaper and more potent

Injections of antibodies might prevent mild COVID-19 from becoming severe, but the treatments are expensive and difficult to make.

-- Nature, October 28

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