OREANDA-NEWS  Sputnik Light vaccine can be used to vaccinate people who have already had coronavirus and who need to improve their immunity. This information was provided by the director of the Gamaleya Center Alexander Gintsburg.

Gunzburg noted that Sputnik Light is the first component of the Sputnik V vaccine, it is actually created for the rapid vaccination of the population, and also makes it possible to use for vaccination of those who have been ill who already have a certain immunity to COVID-19, but it needs to be raised ...

He specified that Sputnik Light is also being created for those countries that do not have sufficient funds and capabilities to develop their own highly effective vaccine. This drug will be cheaper, but at the same time it will reduce the burden on local health care in case of mass use.

Earlier, the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation issued a permit to conduct clinical trials of the Sputnik Light coronavirus vaccine.