The vaccine must pass a safety check
In the USA, a vaccine against coronavirus infection COVID-19 can be developed by the spring of 2021. This was announced at a briefing in the White House by the director of the National Institute of Allergic and Infectious Diseases of the USA Anthony Fauci.
вЂњIt will take three months, that is, until mid-summer, and it can easily take longer,вЂќ Fauchi said.
At the moment, according to the scientist, American vaccines are in the first phase of testing. He added that drugs must pass a safety check because you need to be sure that it does not harm patients.
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Earlier, we wrote that in New York they began to test the medicine developed by American scientists for the coronavirus. This drug is a combination of an antibiotic and medicine against malaria. The President of the United States, Donald Trump, expressed great hope that the medicine will work.
It was also reported that British pharmacists recruited more than 20 thousand volunteers who agreed to become infected with viruses similar to COVID-19 to help develop a vaccine.