Russian Federation completes human trial of Covid-19 vaccine: Results promising
Russian Federation completes human trial of Covid-19 vaccine: Results promising
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15 July, 2020, 06:24
The other players in the COVID-19 vaccine race are Gilead Sciences, Oxford University's researchers and American biotech company Moderna are at the forefront of developing a Covid-19 vaccine.
The study should run until October 27, 2022, but preliminary results should be available long before.
An investigational vaccine created to protect against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was generally well tolerated and resulted in production of both binding and neutralizing antibodies in healthy adult volunteers, according to interim results of an ongoing phase 1 trial published today in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Trial sites will begin registering people for the trial next week, said a Moderna spokesman.
"Philanthropy has played a critical role in our efforts to fast-track an effective vaccine and help save lives across the world", co-lead of UQ's vaccine project Paul Young said.
"No matter how you slice this, this is good news", Dr Anthony Fauci, the U.S. governments top infectious disease expert, told The Associated Press news agency.
But some in the scientific community said they would reserve judgment until they saw the full results in peer-reviewed form.
According to the New England Journal of Medicine report, Phase I was conducted in 45 test subjects.
Emory's study consisted of 45 healthy adults, 18 to 55 years of age, who received two vaccinations, 28 days apart, with mRNA-1273 in a dose of 25 μg, 100 μg, or 250 μg.
The blood from seriously ill coronavirus patients on ventilators was found by researchers to be highly inflammatory and harmful to the body, the South China Morning Post reported on Wednesday citing a study by Dutch scientists. These were more likely to occur after the second dose and in people who got the highest dose. This was more common after the second vaccination, particularly at the highest dose, but none of the side effects were considered serious.
More than half of those who got the middle of three doses suffered mild to moderate fatigue, chills, headache and muscle pain. And the NIH-developed shot isn't the only one set for such massive US testing, crucial to spot rare side effects.
Amesh Adalja, an infectious diseases specialist at Johns Hopkins University, added it was encouraging that the participants developed high levels of an advanced class of antibodies.
World Health Organization said the vaccine was still in Phase-1 trials, that means it must undergo 3-4 more trials to be declared safe. In this phase, researchers try to determine whether the vaccine is able to generate the immune response that can fight with the virus in real-life situations.
The spike protein is a part of the virus it uses to invade human cells, but by itself is relatively harmless.
The advantage of this technology is that it bypasses the need to manufacture viral proteins in the lab, shaving months off the standardization process and helping to ramp up mass production. The Russian regulatory authorities would decide on the requirement of a third phase of the vaccine, the report said.
The statewide testing rate for people with nasal swab and blood tests was 913,295 of 8.63 million state residents, or 10.58%. Therefore, Allegheny County's true increase within the past 24 hours was of 145 cases. 14 new recoveries for a total of 591.
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Trump asserted, and still laments, that Sessions should have not recused himself and should have testified on his behalf. The president continued his criticism of Sessions right up to the eve of Tuesday's election.
The new regime is part of the government's preparations for leaving the EU single market and customs union at the end of the year. The U.K. has promised to set out exactly how it will do that later this month.
China strongly opposes all U.S. arms sales to democratic Taiwan, saying it is an interference in internal Chinese affairs. The actions are being taken over China's decision to apply a controversial security law to Hong Kong.
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UAE postpones Mars mission due to weather at Japan launch site
The spacecraft containing NASA's Perseverance rover has been successfully mated with the rocket that will propel it to Mars. NASA's Perseverance rover will head to the Jezero Crater. "In 2010, we weren't even talking about exploring other planets".
Real Madrid coach praises his team's resilience
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But some in the scientific community said they would reserve judgment until they saw the full results in peer-reviewed form. The vaccine is being developed by Bharat Biotech, in collaboration with National Institute of Virology, Pune.
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As coronavirus cases in the United States soar, Pennsylvania's numbers show reason for caution, said health officials on Monday. Over the weekend, Warren County added to its total of COVID-19 cases. "This pattern is now repeating".
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