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Russian Scientist Claims Herd Immunity for COVID-19 Almost Impossible

Russian Scientist Alexander Chepurnov, who voluntarily contracted with COVID-19 for the sake of research claims COVID antibodies disappeared during his second infection. Chepurnov, who was re-infected after six months from the first infection, said, "My conclusion is that mankind will most likely be unable to obtain a herd immunity to the coronavirus." He further added that periodic vaccination is must to control the disease. 

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 05:59 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Covid-19, Herd Immunity, research, Periodic Vaccination

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