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Head of laboratory at the center “Vector” Ilnaz Gimatdinov called duration of immunity in recovered coronavirus in the form of light. He told about it on air of TV channel “Russia 24”, reports RIA Novosti.
According to the scientist, ill patients acquire antibodies to the coronavirus only for a few months. For this reason, people again can get COVID-19.
Gimatdinov also spoke about the ongoing trials of a vaccine against coronavirus. He noted that now it is administered to five participants and the other only a placebo.
“Since we don’t know who were projektiniai evaluated how the vaccine behaves in the first volunteers, and then to take the next step in a more extended sample”, — said the employee of the center “Vector”. He also stated that while the volunteers enough, but later the number of experienced experimental vaccine will expand.
As of July 29, in Russia revealed 5475 new cases COVID-19. Most infected recorded in Moscow (671) and Sverdlovsk region (223). Less — in the Nenets Autonomous district (3) and Sevastopol (3). Per day was 169 deaths, recovered 8116 people.
On 28 July it became known that the center “Vector” has started clinical trials of a vaccine against coronavirus — experts proceeded to conduct phase 1 / phase 2 clinical trials on volunteers.
Video, photo All from Russia.