Story Russia has registered a vaccine against coronavirus
Alexander Gintsburg, Director of the Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology named after Gamaleya, said that Sputnik M; is expected next week, RIA Novosti reports.
“ The Ministry of Health and we are very strict about control, so not two, but a number of structures control the vaccine. We expect it to go into civilian circulation next week '', & mdash; he said.
Recall that the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation has registered the first domestic vaccine for adolescents 12-17 years old, Gam-COVID-Vac M; (“ Sputnik M '') November 24, 2021.
Earlier it became known that & nbsp; in Russia, a vaccine for children and a nasal vaccine & nbsp; will be available & nbsp; & nbsp; in 2022. & nbsp; As the director of the Gamaleya Center & nbsp; Alexander Gintsburg, & nbsp; at the end of the year, it is also planned to conduct clinical trials of a prophylactic drug that immediately protects against influenza and coronavirus.
We add that by the end of last year the level of herd immunity in the Russian Federation reached & nbsp; 61.8%, and in four regions the indicator exceeded the recommended 80%.