Our Society 17 march — 11:34

Azerbaijan has taken on development of vaccine against coronavirus too


Azerbaijan has specialists with deep knowledge in the field of genome, structure and origin of coronavirus, as well as vaccine preparation. Vice-President of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS), Director of the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology of ANAS, Academician Irada Huseynova said this during an educational round-table on the fight against coronavirus held at the aforementioned Institute.

Huseynova noted that research in this direction should be further expanded.

According to her, with the help of scientific knowledge it will be easy to deal with serious diseases and pandemics.

Noting that serious measures are currently being taken in Azerbaijan to prevent spreading of coronavirus and to prepare vaccinations, Irada Huseynova emphasised that the pandemic is in the focus of attention of the head of state.

The director of the institute added that it is necessary to prepare brochures and booklets on the methods of protection and treatment of coronavirus, it is necessary to regularly inform people.

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