Armageddon virus will not fight The so-called Armageddon virus, which, according to British scientists may soon destroy the entire population of the earth is very old and does not represent any particular risk.
The myth of the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever debunked head of the Laboratory of Applied Ivanovsky Virology RAMS Alex Zaberezhny. “The virus that is known from the middle of the last century. It is a virus that humanity does not fight because of the low incidence incidence – Ed. And mortality.British experts were simply not ready for such a situation psychologically,he explained, so the death in a short period of fever a few locals they caused such panic.
In addition, the virus is not transmitted from person to person, so the epidemic of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever can not be expected, adds a senior fellow of Influenza Health Ministry Igor Nikonorov. Previously, the British media reported that scientists have discovered an unknown science dangerous virus that is transmitted to humans from animals and insects.
Once infected, a person, headache, sore joints ache, fever. After some time, he died from bleeding of internal organs. According to the Daily Mail, a few days ago by the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever died on 49-year-old Londoner, and in July, the disease took the life of 60-year-old man. The disease is similar to the SARS virus in 2002, which caused the death of hundreds of people.