MOSCOW, March 16 – RIA Novosti. Rospotrebnadzor specialists plan to conduct an experiment to study the effectiveness of the EpiVacCorona vaccine against the South African variant of the coronavirus, the ministry's press service said.
On Tuesday, Rospotrebnadzor informed that a South African strain of coronavirus was detected in Russia, the Brazilian strain was not found. According to the agency, “28 isolates have been identified belonging to the British version, two – belonging to the South African version.”
“We plan to conduct experiments to determine the effectiveness of the serum of vaccinated people against the” South African “variant,” – said in the message.