The participants of the Russian vaccine from COVID-19 revealed antibodies

Medical scientists have identified antibodies in volunteers, which tested a vaccine against coronavirus, developed with the participation of the defense Ministry, said in an interview with the newspaper "Red star" head of the 48th Central research Institute of NBC defense forces of the armed forces medical service Colonel Sergey Borisevich.

Borisevich said that scientific achievements and experience of staff of the 48th Central research Institute of the armed forces have helped to significantly reduce the time of the joint with SIC of epidemiology and Microbiology named Gamalei preclinical evaluation of safety and efficacy of the vaccine from COVID-19.

The development of a vaccine in the world at the moment engaged in hundreds of laboratories. Of these, about 140 are in preclinical phase, testing the effect of the vaccine on animals, about 20 have moved to clinical phase trials in humans, and three or four research groups from China and the USA have reported the transition to the third phase of clinical trials on large numbers of people. The results of the previous phases have already been published in peer-reviewed journals.

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