Dr. Abdel Hamid Al-Sheikh, a member of the Health Committee in the House of Representatives, said that the production of an Egyptian vaccine to treat the kurna virus; A good thing, and we hope that it will be a success, and we cannot judge it now. Only after trying it and proving its effectiveness.
The member of the Health Committee added, in special statements to the country’s friend, that we are proud of Egypt’s role in research, and in the event that Egypt has proven successful in producing a vaccine to prevent Corona virus. It will be a great addition to the Egyptian research centers, as well as to the Egyptian economy.
A member of the Health Committee in Parliament indicated that the first wave of the emerging corona virus has not ended. Because we have not recorded “zero injuries” yet, but we are still recording daily injuries and deaths, and we expect an increase in injuries next November, and all health experts said that there is a second wave, and we must prepare for it.
And Dr. Hussam Abdel Ghaffar, the media spokesman for the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, has previously confirmed that all approvals are being finalized. To announce an Egyptian vaccine to treat the Coronavirus, indicating that the vaccine has completed its pre-clinical trials, inside the National Research Center.
Abdel Ghaffar added, in a special statement to Echo of the Country, that the vaccine is still in the process of finalizing matters related to approvals, from the Egyptian Drug Authority. To start drug trials in volunteer patients.
He pointed out that with regard to the possibility of a second wave of the Corona virus, the state is always preparing for the worst but wishes for the best, and therefore university hospitals are part of the health system and have a clear plan to deal with the situation in the event of a second wave.