PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY, April 4 – RIA Novosti. The number of Russians wishing to be vaccinated against COVID-19 has risen sharply, said Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova “It is necessary to be vaccinated in order to keep themselves and their families, especially in anticipation of the spring-summer season,” -. She said the TV channel “Russia 1 “ .
Golikova noted that she herself had already taken root: the process was not painful or scary. ,
Mass vaccination in Russia began in January. Three coronavirus vaccines have already been registered in the country. The first of these, Sputnik V, was developed by the Gamaleya Center in cooperation with the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) based on the well-studied human adenovirus platform.
The second – “EpiVacCorona” – was created at the State Scientific Center of Virology and Biotechnology “Vector” on the basis of peptide antigens. The third drug for the prevention of COVID-19 was the whole-virion “KoviVac” from the Chumakov Federal Scientific Center for Research and Development of Immunobiological Drugs of the Russian Academy of Sciences.