CEO of a pharmaceutical company Pfizer, Albert Powerla predicts that “normal life” will return after the epidemic this Sunday “in a year” Corona virus (Govit-19Although it is considered necessary to vaccinate against the disease “annually”.
So it was pointed out Powerla, Co-developed by its pharmaceutical company Biotech One of the vaccines that showed efficacy against Govit-19.
“In a year, I think we can return to normal life,” he said. He promised in an interview with ABC Television.
Powerla This does not mean that there are no new types, but that vaccines will allow you to control the spread of the virus.
According to him, the “mostly” scene, the virus “spreads around the world”, there are these new variants, therefore, People need to be re-vaccinated every year.
Precisely, this Friday the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, in English) gave the green light to the third dose of the Pfizer / Bioentech vaccine for those over 65 and at risk.
As a result, this third dose may be available to these groups of millions of Americans in the coming days.
Currently, 64.6% of the U.S. population over the age of 12 is vaccinated twice, although the vaccination rate has dropped in recent months, which has caused concern among health officials.
The government of US President Joe Biden has defended the third dose of Pfizer for the entire population over the age of 16, which was rejected by health officials due to a lack of data.
The Pfizer / Bioendech It is the only vaccine fully approved by U.S. regulators, the other two, Double Dose from Moderna and single dose of Johnson & Johnson having emergency approval.