Governor of Virginia gets sick with coronavirus
The Governor of the US state of Virginia Ralph Northam and his wife have contracted the coronavirus. It is reported by CNN with reference to the governor's office.
As clarified by the TV channel, Northam does not experience symptoms, while his wife Pamela Northam has mild symptoms.
“As I reminded the Virginians during this crisis, COVID-19 is real and highly contagious,” the governor said.
Earlier, another American company, Novavax, has begun the third phase of trials of a vaccine against coronavirus infection COVID-19, which will take place in the UK.
On September 22, it became known that the number of deaths from the consequences of coronavirus in the United States exceeded 200 thousand.