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Health & Fitness Coronavirus: Dr Fauci expresses doubts about Russian and Chinese vaccines

17:10  01 august  2020
17:10  01 august  2020 Source:   lepoint.fr

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In the race to find a virus in the face of the Covid-19 epidemic, some want they go too fast? This is what Dr Anthony Fauci fears, voice of scientific reason in the United States on the Covid-19 pandemic. He expressed doubts on Friday about the safety of vaccines currently being developed by Russia and China. "I really hope that the Chinese and the Russians test their vaccines before giving them to anyone," he said during a hearing before the US Congress. "Claiming to have a vaccine ready for distribution before even testing it is, in my opinion, problematic, to put it mildly," added the highly respected director of the American Institute of Infectious Diseases, which believes that states -United will not have to depend on vaccines from other countries.

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Fauci , who was asked during a Congressional hearing whether the US could make use of Chinese or Russian vaccines if they arrived first, indicated that was unlikely. "I do hope that the Chinese and the Russians are actually testing the vaccine before they are administering the vaccine to anyone," he

White House health advisor Dr . Anthony Fauci said he worries about the "durability" of a potential coronavirus vaccine , saying there's a chance it He said there are at least four trials for potential vaccines that he is either directly or indirectly involved in. Fauci said that by the beginning of 2021

Russia announced this week that it hopes to start industrial production from September and October of two vaccines against Covid-19 designed by researchers from state centers. Kirill Dmitriev, chairman of a Russian sovereign wealth fund funding the development of one of the two, compared the current race for the Covid vaccine to the conquest of space. "The Americans were amazed when they heard the signal from Sputnik", the first artificial satellite launched by the USSR in 1957, he told American news channel CNN. “With the vaccine, it will be the same. We will be the first. Moscow has not shared scientific data supporting the safety and efficacy of its vaccines.

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Dr . Anthony Fauci added that any timeline for a vaccine is "never a promise." "When you're dealing with vaccines there could be so many things that It is "conceivable" that the U.S. could begin to roll out a coronavirus vaccine by December, the White House's top infectious disease expert said Friday.

Last month, Chinese media announced a coronavirus vaccine developed by CanSino Biologics was being used to immunize the Chinese military -- making China , where the virus originated, has largely brought its outbreak under control and has therefore had to turn to other countries to test its vaccines .

Several projects around the world

Several vaccine projects have shown encouraging results, including a Chinese designed jointly by a military research institute and the CanSino Biologics pharmaceutical group. The Chinese army authorized its use in its ranks at the end of June, even though the last phases of testing had not started.

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Three vaccines developed in Western countries are in the last phase of their clinical trial, on humans: one from the American company Moderna, one developed by the British University of Oxford in partnership with the AstraZeneca laboratory and one of the German-American alliance BioNTech / Pfizer.

Coronavirus: The White House minimizes the tensions between Donald Trump and Dr Fauci .
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