Another record break is observed in Ukraine in terms of Covid-19 spread rate. 1,967 new cases were confirmed in this country over 24 hours, on August 18. National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine reported that on Wednesday.
96,403 people got sick with coronavirus in Ukraine since the disease reached the country. 2,144 passed away, and 49,737 recovered.
The epidemiological situation in Kyiv is expected to worsen because of the start of the new school year. The spike of Covid-19 is also expected due to seasonal infections.
Earlier, China reported registering its first vaccine against coronavirus. It is stated that the application for the patent was filed in March but it was approved only now. The patent is issued by the National Intellectual Property Administration.
It is noted that the research in the first two stages showed the efficiency and safety of the sample. The last stage will take place in the form of mass testing. The duration of protection, the safe dose for different categories of people will be determined at the last stage of testing of the vaccine.