Deputy Minister of Health Viktor Lyashko believes the coronavirus will become a seasonal disease and return cyclically.
He expressed this opinion in an interview with LB.
“I can’t say (will the virus start to spread more actively after quarantine – editor’s note). But I think in October all countries will be prepared completely differently and will return cyclically,” said Lyashko.
According to him, then you have to see how the virus will mutate and how immunity will cope with these mutations. “If we have strong immunity against this virus and the mutations will not cause disease, this is a scenario. If each new mutation leads to a new disease, then we will have to live in new biological realities,” he said. -he declares. Deputy Minister
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At the same time, he expressed the hope that a vaccine or drugs for the treatment of COVID-19 would appear, and that people would not have to live permanently in restrictive measures.
By the morning of April 12, 2,777 cases of COVID-19 had been confirmed in Ukraine. During the past day, 266 reports of new confirmed cases were received.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru