In Russia, work continues on a vaccine that immediately protects against influenza and covid. It is known that the tests are quite successful.


How told Head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova at the International Scientific and Practical Conference on Counteracting the New Coronavirus Infection and Other Infectious Diseases, a new institute was created in the structure of Rospotrebnadzor. He is one year old this year. This is the Institute of Systems Biology and Medicine. It is there that a divaccine is being developed today – a vaccine against influenza and covid at the same time.

According to Anna Popova, the COVID-19 pandemic has become a powerful trigger for the development of scientific research in the field of epidemiology, virology, bioinformatics and other sciences. The accumulated knowledge must be comprehensively studied. And in the future, this information should serve as the basis for the formation of a global approach to responding to modern biological threats.

Formerly online edition “Teacher’s newspaper” told that Russian hospitals and clinics will be testing for the influenza virus and other respiratory infections under the CHI policy. The resolution was signed by the Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin.

This decision was made in connection with the increase in cases of influenza, including in combination with coronavirus. It will allow you to quickly identify the type of infection in patients and prescribe the necessary treatment.