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In Sechenovka responded to reports of vaccination from COVID-19 in April

A vaccine against coronavirus may be available for full use only after the registration, it is possible that reports of early vaccination in April, is speculation, said the Director of the Institute for translational medicine and biotechnology sechenovskiy University Vadim Tarasov.

Bloomberg on Monday wrote, citing sources, that top managers of Russian companies, big businessmen and officials back in April was given access to the experimental vaccine, developed by SIC of epidemiology and Microbiology named Gamalei.

"We have conducted preclinical studies, clinical studies, the drug is still not registered yet, registration will have to decide the Ministry of health in the near future. After registration it can be available for full use. So all these rumors, comments can only be left to the conscience of those who says it, maybe it's speculation," - said Tarasov told reporters.

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