Anthony Fauci, the main person in charge of the U.S. fight against covid-19, warned on Sunday that the situation in the country is “somewhat precarious.” In the past 7 days, there have been more than 60,000 infections every day, Although half of American adults have received at least one dose of the vaccine.
Fauci explained that the immunization campaign will cause these numbers to fall, even though the 52,000 new infections According to data collected by Johns Hopkins University, the number of coronaviruses-the lowest last week.
The epidemiologist explained on the ABC TV program that the record-breaking number of vaccinations “is good news, and we must continue like this, although we must still Make sure that “people don’t give up caution and declare victory prematurely”.
On the other hand, he expects Resuming immunization with Janssen vaccine Johnson & Johnson may be arrested on Friday, and he is skeptical that “many people will simply cancel” the use of this biological agent.
This Sunday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, English abbreviation) reported that more than half of U.S. citizens over the age of 18 have received at least one dose of the vaccine against covid-19 -About 130 million people.
Number of adults Receive the complete schematic On the other hand, vaccination is About 32%. Bloomberg pointed out that at present, most states have opened up vaccination to everyone over the age of 16, and some states are already putting too much unadministered vaccine.
According to this rhythm, Another three months Even if the vaccination rate has increased to about 3.2 million doses per day, it is necessary to ensure that 75% of the population is immunized.