FMBA head tested MIR-19 coronavirus drug

Head of FMBA Skvortsova and her staff tested the drug for coronavirus “MIR-19”

Head of the Federal Medical and Biological Agency (FMBA ) Russia Veronika Skvortsova tested the drug for coronavirus infection “MIR-19”. She answered a question about this on the air of the channel “Russia 24”.

“Yes, I tried. I naturally try everything that we develop, like my employees, “she said.

She said that the drug has a sweetish taste, it must be inhaled within 10 minutes. If you breathe the drug after contact with a sick person, the viral load on the body drops sharply, Skvortsova added.

Earlier, the director of the Gamaleya Center Alexander Gintsburg said that experimental work on creating a vaccine against a new strain of coronavirus infection omicron would take no more than ten days.