Virologist doubted the risk of contracting a new strain for those who have recovered from COVID-19

Virologist Altstein: COVID-19 survivors cannot have a higher risk of contracting the omicron

Professor of Virology, Chief Researcher and microbiology named after Gamaleya Anatoly Altstein doubted in a conversation with that those who had recovered from COVID-19 have a higher risk of contracting the new omicron strain.

“I don’t know how accurate these data are, above They cannot have a risk of infection, this is all fiction, there is no science here, “Altstein noted.

Earlier, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned that, according to preliminary data, 19 increases the risk of re-infection upon contact with a new variant of the omicron virus.