Russia: good step in clinical trials for Covid-19 vaccine

Moscow - Russia seems to be making good progress today in the tests carried out on volunteers to create the vaccine against the SARS Cov-2 coronavirus, responsible for the Covid-19 pandemic, when the number of cases reaches 667 one thousand 883.

According to the Ministry of Health, the first group of volunteers, who began the second stage of the examinations with other preparations, still did not present any adverse or secondary symptoms, after applying the prototype vaccine from the Gamelei center and the Ministry of Defense.

Eight thousand 915 patients left the hospitals in the last 24 hours, for a total of 437 thousand 893 discharges since the start of the pandemic, which represents a recovery rate of 65.5 percent.

During a day, six thousand 718 were detected, to remain for the eighth consecutive day below seven thousand, a trend that justifies the exit measures from confinement in this country.

Likewise, the number of deceased reached 9,859, after reporting 176 deaths in one day. The lethality coefficient remained at 1.46 percent.

Of the cases registered in 84 of the 85 Russian regions, 2,182 of them, that is, 31.6 percent were asymptomatic.

In this city 34 deaths are reported, for a total of three thousand 904, in Saint Petersburg 45, in the Krasnoyarsk region nine, in the province of Svedlov seven, in that of Nizhegorod five and with four are those of Tula and Novosibirsk, as well as the autonomous district of Janti-Mansisk.

Similarly, 1,591 patients outnumbered the disease in one day in this city, which already accumulates 154,839.

Thus, in this city, the medical discharges doubled the new cases, when 659 were detected, for a total of 223 thousand 530. Thus, the recovery coefficient stands at 69.26 percent here.

Hospitals left 491 patients in Saint Petersburg, 322 in Voronezh province, 271 in Rostov province and 251 in Nizhegorod province.

Despite the high number of cases, the daily increase continued for the fourth day at 1.0 percent nationally and 0.3 percent in this city.

The Covid-19 added 317 new contaminates in the Moscow province, among the lowest figures since the beginning of last April, with a total of 57 thousand 299, another 266 in Janti-Mansisk, 258 in Saint Petersburg and 243 in the province of Irkutsk.

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