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WHO Chief Warns There May Never Be A 'Silver Bullet' For Coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. The director of the World Health Organization warned Monday that there may never be a “silver bullet” for defeating Covid-19 , even as pressure mounts from the White House to create a vaccine well before the end of this year. “A number of vaccines are now in phase 3 clinical trials and we all hope to have a number of effective vaccines that can help prevent people from infection,” WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said at a media briefing. “However, there's no silver...
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6 months after declaring the coronavirus a global health emergency, WHO director says there may never be a 'silver bullet' for the novel coronavirus

6 months after declaring the coronavirus a global health emergency, WHO director says there may never be a 'silver bullet' for the novel coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

World Health Organization's director-general on Monday warned that there may never be a "silver bullet" for the coronavirus.
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus' statement comes six months after the world organization declared the novel virus a global health emergency.
Tedros warned that despite promising prospects of a vaccine, the world may still need to maintain practices it adapted during the pandemic.
More than 18 million coronavirus cases have been recorded worldwide with over 692,000 deaths as of publishing time.
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