“We have already agreed to discuss vaccine development with the research center. If we are convinced that this is a serious drug, we are interested in starting negotiations, ”Edelstein quotes TASS as answering the question about vaccine registration.

Earlier, Russian leader Vladimir Putin said that a vaccine against COVID-19 has been registered in Russia for the first time in the world.

Virologist Anatoly Altstein commented in an interview with Newinform on the registration of the first Russian vaccine against COVID-19.