American leader Donald Trump said a coronavirus vaccine in the United States could be ready in three or four weeks, ABC reports.
“We have a few weeks left before receiving it. It could be three to four weeks, ”he said and stressed that the previous administrations, in his opinion,“ would have taken years ”.
Recall, on September 9, the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca announced the suspension of the third phase of trials of the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States. The reason was the appearance of a side effect in one of the volunteers. On September 12, clinical trials of the drug were resumed.
The world's first coronavirus vaccine was registered in the Russian Federation on August 11. Earlier it was reported that work is underway in Russia to create a vaccine against COVID-19 for animals.