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Existing in Russia since the Soviet era system of providing biological protection, designed to withstand the deadly coronavirus from China, is the best in the world. Such opinion in conversation with the correspondent “Tapes.ru” said the virologist, Professor, school of Biomedicine, far Eastern Federal University (DFU), Mikhail shchelkanov.
“The mere enumeration of its elements will take about half an hour. I note that it includes the system of the Federal Ministry of health Federal medical-biological Agency, the relevant division of biological safety, is also in the troops of the Ministry of defense biological and chemical defense is only that at the hearing,” — said the expert.
Previously, on 30 January it was reported that Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has ordered the closure of the border with China in the far East and other measures for the fight against the deadly coronavirus 2019-nCoV.
As of midnight January 30, the death toll from the coronavirus in China rose to 170 infected exceeded 7.7 thousand. To fully cope with the disease managed 170 patients, they are discharged home. In addition to China, cases of infection were recorded in Japan, South Korea, Thailand, USA, Germany, Australia, Finland and France.
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