SARS-CoV-2 Explained | Vincent Racaniello and Lex Fridman

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Vincent Racaniello is a virologist, immunologist, and microbiologist at Columbia. He is a co-author of the textbook Principles of Virology and co-host of This Week in Virology podcast.

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  1. The CDC admits to having no identifiable virus

    Deeply hidden in an official document on Covid-19, the CDC ruefully admitted as early as summer 2020 that it does not have a measurable virus: ‘As no quantified (= measured) isolated virus objects of 2019-nCoV are available at this time…’ (page 40 of the ‘CDC 2019-Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Real-Time RT-PCR Diagnostic Panel’ (July 13) In other words, the CDC, as one of THE leading medical authorities in the world, could not, and still cannot, demonstrate a virus.

    And for this purpose the scientifically totally debunked, but still shamelessly abused PCR test, the CDC wrote under the heading ‘limitations’: ‘The detection of viral RNA cannot demonstrate the presence of an infectious virus, or that 2019-nCoV is the causative agent of clinical symptoms.’ And in addition: ‘This test cannot exclude other diseases caused by other bacterial or viral pathogens.’

    In other words, we cannot prove that the people who get sick and are hospitalized, and very occasionally die, were sickened by a new coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2, nor can we prove that it caused them to develop a new disease called ‘Covid-19.’ It could just as easily be a different virus and a different disease. (And since all the symptoms, including severe pneumonia, correspond seamlessly to what flu can cause historically in vulnerable people… ‘if it looks like a duck and walks like a duck, it is a duck’.

    Reward of $265,000 for demonstrating coronavirus

    Earlier this year, Samuel Eckert’s German Team and the Isolate Truth Fund pledged a reward of at least $265,000 for any scientist who can provide incontrovertible proof that the SARS-CoV-2 virus has been isolated and therefore exists. They too pointed out that not one lab in the world has yet been able to isolate this corona virus.

    Yes, systems scientists claim they have, but this ‘isolation’ consists only of a sample from the human body, which is a ‘soup’ full of different kinds of cells, remains of viruses, bacteria, et cetera. With the help of (toxic) chemicals one then searches for some (residual) particles that may indicate a virus that once existed or may still exist, after which this is designated as ‘evidence’.

  2. This smart ass doctor thinks she's so smart . But not smart enough to understand that vaccinating in the middle of a pandemic will cause immune escape!!!!

    The sad part is he knows very well that it's the wrong thing to do but he goes along with it anyway cuz he's bought and paid for

  3. It’s actually a CCP virus.
    Chinese are not big on quality control like the Japanese.
    Bat woman was spilling vials all over the Wuhan lab and her whole team got infected.
    Incompetence is a limiting factor on the rise of China.
    They can’t create their own technology, so they have to steal others.
    France built the Wuhan lab for them, after which the Chinese broke off relations.

  4. Made in Chyna……in a lab……as a bioweapon…… released on the world by a bunch of CCP gangsters… crush the world economy and get rid of Trump because of his tariffs…..what is amazing is the world is not holding Chyna accountable…..why….watch the movie Death by China….. you'll see what the CCP is all about …..

  5. The big difference from all the other beta corona viruses is, SARS covid 2's Furin cleavage site, which didn't come natural but from injection in a lab! that's why it's so virulent!

  6. Government- We have to pay way too much for elderly health care and social security.

    Big Pharma- We aren't making enough money with our flu vaccines and associated over the counter medications for relief of symptoms.

    Insurance Companies- We need an excuse to start denying claims.

    Dr. Fauci- We have the technology and connections boys. Leave it to me and I will take care of it.

  7. I have a hard time believing that this wasn’t on purpose. This is like a nightmare. If its this easy to make and mess with wait till they release the next one. Surely it will wipe out the planet.

  8. Bats & Camels… If you carry the bullshit lie of a narrative your YouTube video can stay… But if you expose the truth about a SYNTHETIC , CHIMERIC , GENETICALLY modified version of a coronavirus' and call it what it is by definition, a BIOWEAPON, and tell the truth that it was developed in Chapel Hill NC your video will get pulled… lol please , spare me the propaganda

  9. I just got over the delta variant of the Coronavirus and all I took was dextromethorphan and Guaifenesin for coughing and congestion. I took some Tylenol and chicken soup. I'm fine now but it was 2 long and boring weeks.

  10. Is really amazing to me that these days people decide to believe the opinion of anyone on Facebook but disregard the recommendations of others who have been researching and working with this stuff more than most of us have been alive

  11. If only all public health issues and the science required to deal with them were handled by the kind of brilliant minds in this comment section. Then we could all be dead which would put an end to all problems.

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