Scientists give unfavourable forecasts.
Two years may be delayed pandemic coronavirus and it will not be able to take control, yet two-thirds of the population acquires immunity to this virus. This is stated in the study center for the study of infectious diseases at the University of Minnesota (USA), reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
“Warnings about the risks coming from officials, indicate the approach, according to which the pandemic will not end soon, and people need to be prepared for possible periodic outbreaks of the disease over the next two years,” say the authors of the study.
According to them, the pandemic may continue for 2022. However, the researchers point out that the possibility of transmission of the virus from people other than his asymptomatic carriers, making deterrence more difficult COVID-19, for example, than influenza. This phenomenon has caused the most pandemics in modern history, say scientists.
They also believe that people can be most contagious before they have symptoms.
It is clarified that the report was written by the Director of the Center for research and policy in the field of infectious diseases, University of Minnesota Michael Osterholm, medical Director Kristen Moore, a historian of public health, University Toulan John Barry and epidemiologist at the Harvard school of public health mark Lipsicas.