Study started: Fauci hopes for vaccination in the next year

The American chief virologist Anthony Fauci has voiced cautious optimism about the prospect of a vaccine against the Coronavirus. He believed that the Americans

Study started: Fauci hopes for vaccination in the next year

The American chief virologist Anthony Fauci has voiced cautious optimism about the prospect of a vaccine against the Coronavirus. He believed that the Americans could be supplied in the course of the year 2021 in order, said Fauci on the Friday before a special Committee of the house of representatives, keeps track of the developments in the pandemic.

It will give a priority list, who will first vaccinated, he said. Not all would probably immediately turn. But the plans and specified that any Americans who need the vaccine get it, ultimately, within a reasonable period of time.

For a participation in vaccination studies would have been to the Website of the National institutes of Health, 250,000 people register, said Fauci in front of the sub-Committee for Coronavirus crisis. The first study with 30,000 participants began in this week. Studies with other vaccine candidates are supposed to follow according to the plans of the government on a monthly basis until the autumn.

On political ice Fauci could not be run. The Republican representative Jim Jordan about asked repeatedly whether protests against police violence and racial discrimination, such as the recent one in Portland not to be restricted to contain the Virus, since the government prevents the people of the Church. Fauci reiterated then only his well-known Position: "Every crowd, whether you Protest or not, the people without a mask closely, it's a risk."

Updated Date: 31 July 2020, 13:20

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