Russia has begun testing a vaccine against coronavirus infection in a small number of volunteers. About it reports RIA "news" with reference to the Director of the National research centre of epidemiology and Microbiology named Gamalei Alexander Ginzburg.

"Obtained permission for the circulation of this drug" – said the expert.

Further observations of the properties and efficacy of the drug.


December 31, 2019, the Chinese government announced the outbreak of pneumonia in Wuhan. The causative agent is a new type of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19. March 11, the world health organization (who) declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic.