Ways to combat COVID-19 must be sought in the nature of the resistance of many people to the causative virus. This opinion was expressed by the virologist, leading researcher at the Federal Research Center for Fundamental and Translational Medicine Alexander Chepurnov.
“A powerful genetic-analytical study or immunological study is needed to figure out what are the causes of resistance in humans,” the virologist said.
The next important area, the doctor believes, is the creation of chemotherapy drugs that will be highly effective against this particular coronavirus. This is possible with the example of hepatitis C.
Earlier, Rospotrebnadzor named two possible scenarios for a pandemic in January. If the population remains committed to adhering to all recommendations, the stabilization of the epidemiological process will take hold. If all the prescriptions are violated, then a rollback to the previous values is quite possible.