The president also spoke about the organization of the delegation that will be sent to Israel to accompany the research with the medicine and also about the registration process of the substance in Anvisa
On Tuesday, 16, President Jair Bolsonaro (without a party) returned to defend the EXO-CD24, a nasal spray developed by Israeli scientists to try to cure people infected with Covid-19 in serious condition. Still in São Francisco do Sul, Santa Catarina, and beside his son, federal deputy Eduardo Bolsonaro (PSL), also deputy Coronel Armando (PSL), in addition to other supporters, Bolsonaro spoke about the organization of the delegation that will be sent to Israel to follow the research with the drug and also on the registration process of the substance with Anvisa. “We have already talked to Anvisa, once entering the usual documentation, I believe that Anvisa has everything to give the go-ahead and start testing in Brazil,” said the president. Last Monday, 15, he and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a virtual meeting to talk about the management of the new coronavirus crisis in both countries and about the spray under study. According to Netanyahu, Bolsonaro congratulated Israel for the current vaccination campaign and both agreed to unite in the development of medicines and immunizers against the disease.
“It has everything to work. This drug is a novelty in Israel, but very promising. It is almost 100% efficient in terminally ill patients, ”said Eduardo Bolsonaro. “The test was done [com o spray] in almost 30 people in serious condition and 29, almost five days later, went home. Another one took a little longer, but it was also cured ”, added the president, who is in Santa Catarina to enjoy the long Carnival holiday, since the weekend, accompanied by children, daughter-in-law and a granddaughter. After broadcasting the video on social media, Bolsonaro, again without a mask, met with dozens of supporters who gathered to greet and take pictures with him. Yesterday, 15, also in São Francisco do Sul, the agent was at Ubatuba beach, after a water bike ride along the north coast of the state. There was also an agglomeration and he greeted supporters on the edge of the beach, without a mask and without respecting social distance. Those present also did not respect the rules to contain the spread of the coronavirus, took pictures and chanted phrases such as “Myth” and “God Bless”. The president is expected to return to the federal capital today (16).