Japanese scientists have made a breakthrough in the fight against flu. Pill, is able to defeat the virus for 1 day, took 1 s clinical testing and proved their efficiency.
A new drug, unlike analog, prevents the spread of flu and kills him. Pill prevents entry to the virus enzymes needed for its propagation. As informs the newspaper "Nikkei", to recover enough to drink the drug in just 1 day.
It is noted that drug went 1st clinical testing in Japan and proved its effectiveness. 2nd experimental phase of the study is planned for November: specifically, in this period, the number of cases of influenza is increasing dramatically. The novelty will test on hundreds of patients.
The Ministry of health of the power after confirming the performance and safety of the substance will hold the necessary licensing procedure. It is expected that sales of the revolutionary vehicle will arrive in 2018.
In October Russian virologist Vladimir Blinov announced that in 2017 the planet may reach epidemic H2N2 virus (swine flu). Based on the results of their own research, the experts concluded that the latest round of the disease may begin in a few years. This is because the virus evolves approximately every 60 years.
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