Coronavirus may forever remain in the human population. Such opinion at a briefing on 13 may stated the Executive Director of the world health organization emergency health Mike Ryan.
“We are dealing with a new virus that has entered human populations, and therefore very difficult to predict when we will prevail against him. […] This virus could become another endemic virus, so this virus may never disappear,” he said.
As an example, he cited the human immunodeficiency virus, which, like the coronavirus, came into human populations from animals.
“HIV is not gone, we are resigned to the virus found methods of treatment, methods of prevention… People are not as scared as before… I’m not comparing the two diseases, but I think it is important that we look at things realistically,” – said Ryan.
He added that the who hopes to open “a highly effective vaccine that can be distributed to all who need it”. In this case, said Ryan, the coronavirus can win.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 4.31 million people died of 294 thousand, recovered 1.52 million