Expiration date of the Russian vaccine against coronavirus disclosed

Alexander Gintsburg, head of the Gamaleya Center, revealed the validity period of the Russian vaccine against coronavirus.

According to the specialist, in this regard, domestic development is significantly ahead of foreign counterparts.

"Sputnik V", in case of successful introduction,presumably will be able to protect a person from COVID-19 for about two years, said Gunzburg on the air of the program "Nightingale LIVE" on YouTube. For comparison, he quoted the expiration date of the Pfizer vaccine. She, according to the doctor, lasts only 4-5 months.

Recall that earlier the head of the Gamaleya Centerstated that more than 150 thousand Russians have already received Sputnik V. However, he also noted that this is the largest number of people vaccinated with a drug against COVID-19 among all countries in the world using similar drugs.