Coronavirus vaccine Jules Hoffman is an expert in the field of immunology
Uon vaccine against him coronavirus It is what the planet expects as May water. A lot there has been speculation about his arrival and It looks like it will arrive before next summer. As lo create a Nobel in Medicine What is it optimistic with the discovery of a effective antiviral what end the pandemic of COVID-19.
Jules Hoffmann, Nobel Prize in Medicine in 2011, has predicted to be available for healthcare personnel in early 2021: “If not in spring, be before July”, has pointed after the celebration of the Rey Jaime I Awards, of which he is a jury.
Hoffmann, biologist specialized in the immune system and was the discoverer that there is an innate immune system, has highlighted that one of the four vaccines from China, With which one hundred thousand health personnel have already been vaccinated, it has passed phase three after its efficiency and toxicity have been verified.
“The results are very positive. Vaccines are progressing very fast. When they are ready en masse, I think they will block the transmission. They are never identical, so the more there are, the better they are. “ has indicated.
The Nobel has considered that the appropriate attitude of the population to the pandemic, and until the arrival of a vaccine, it is try to block the transmission, “avoiding celebrations and being very careful about where we go”.
In addition, Hoffmann believes that science is prepared to face other viruses and has emphasized the importance of progress in medicine: “Never in the history of medicine has there been so much progress regarding a microorganism as in the last nine months. We have reason to be very optimistic now, nothing goes as fast as we want, but it goes faster than it did 50 years ago. ”