Anna Populate: Alexander Astafyev / RIA Novosti
In Russia, vaccination against coronavirus begins with citizens at risk. The sequence identified in an interview with RIA Novosti the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova.
First, according to General rules, be vaccinated are most vulnerable to COVID-19 Russians in that case, if there is no production capability to make many doses of vaccine. While Popova explained that a large amount of vaccine is difficult to produce immediately.
“If the opportunity [to produce a lot of vaccines], and today it worked out at the state level, then we will be able to develop a vaccine for most of the population of the Russian Federation”, — said the head of Rospotrebnadzor.
On 21 may, the head of the Ministry of health of Russia Mikhail Murashko called the timing of the emergence of a coronavirus vaccine for widespread use. So, the first results of the development of a vaccine against coronavirus wide application to appear at the end of July. “Today, several developers conduct their research in this area, and are already pre-clinical trials,” he said, noting that as long as everything goes according to schedule, no failures there.
According to the latest data, only in Russia revealed 317 554 cases of coronavirus in 85 regions. For the entire period recorded 3099 deaths, recovered 92 681 people.
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