Epidemiologists Dr Darija Kisi Tepavevi, Dr Predrag Kon and Minister of Education Mladen arevi are speaking at the conference.
18.965 people have been cured so far, Kisi Tepavevi pointed out, announcing the latest results. The largest number of infected people is in Belgrade, and an increase can be seen in Kikinda.
Three researchers involved in the births of genetically edited babies have been convicted and sentenced for practicing medicine illegally, Chinese state media said on Dec. 30.
The report by Xinhua news agency said lead researcher He Jiankui was sentenced to three years and fined 3 million yuan ($430,000).
In a third day of testimony before a parliamentary committee probing possible political interference in the Novartis investigation, a key witness on Friday suggested that he and three protected witnesses were used as part of an attempt to frame the 10 politicians named in the original probe, Kathimerini understands.