The vaccination campaign against Covid-19, for which France and Germany are preparing in particular, is it the only solution to definitively turn the page on the epidemic? For Professor Axel Kahn, president of the League against cancer, one thing is certain anyway, “there will be no collective immunity only by genius, by the inherent force of infections“. “It will only be obtained by vaccination, the only one capable of considerably slowing the circulation of the virus.“, he added in duplex then of 20 Hours of France 2.
The France will bethen capable of organizing itself to set up a mass campaign? On this subject, Axel Kahn is optimistic and evokes the vaccination against H1N1, in 2009, which was “very well done“. In the case of Covid-19, the professor estimates that there will probably be two phases. “Very rapid vaccination of people at risk, caregivers, teachers, all people in contact with the public, as well as the elderly. Then, a vaccination that can be spread over several months, carried out by the liberals, town doctors and pharmacists“, he explains.
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