Russian infectious disease specialists have questioned the findings about immunity to coronavirus


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Director of SIC for the prevention and treatment of viral infections Georgy Vikulov said that it is too early to speak about immunity to coronavirus. He told this in an interview with radio station “Moscow speaking”.

The consultation noted that studies to assess the immune status of people and the study of the collective population immunity is still in its initial stage: “early and So it is absolutely incorrect to say that they have identified the number of people they surveyed”.

“While the percentage of low antibodies, but you need to compare the data, as I have had these people or not sick, whether they had symptoms or not. That is very important factors. Plus you need to compare with the data of molecular-biological research, which should be held at such people,” said Vikulov. He added that “hasty and too early to discuss” until the sufficient amount of funds data.

Earlier, the head of the Department of health of Moscow Alexey Khripun said that the results of a sample survey of 50 thousand people, immunity to coronavirus have about 12.5 percent of Muscovites.

In Moscow for the last days 3190 revealed new cases of infection with coronavirus, only the registered capital of 161 397 infections. The total number of infection cases in Russia has reached 335 882 85 regions. For the entire period recorded 3388 deaths, recovered 107 936 people.

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