COVID-19 pandemic lab leak theory ‘probable’, claims Kirby Institute study

The study's methodology has not impressed everyone.
Professor Raina MacIntyre
Professor Raina MacIntyre.

A risk analysis by one of Australia’s leading epidemiologists suggests that claims that COVID-19 was the result of a lab leak are “equal or more probable” than a natural outbreak.

There is still heated debate among scientists over whether the SARS-CoV-2 virus escaped from the Wuhan Institute of Virology in China at some point in late 2019.