Russia became the first country to complete human trials for COVID-19. Clinical trials for the vaccine against the coronavirus have been completed in Moscow. After which from the results it is claimed so far that it will prove to be effective.
Lead researcher Elena Smolyarchuk, head of the Center for Clinical Research on Medicines at Sechenov University, told Russia’s TASS news agency on Sunday that the university is working on a vaccine. Human trials have been completed and those people will soon be discharged.
He went on to say that the research has been completed and the vaccine has been proven to be safe. Those tested for the vaccine will be discharged on July 15 and July 20. However, no further information has been provided regarding this vaccine entering the stage of commercial production.
Let us tell you that on June 18, Russia authorized clinical trials of two forms of a potential coronavirus vaccine developed by the Gamaleya National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology. The first trial of the vaccine by intramuscular administration took place at the Burdenko Military Hospital.
For intramuscular administration, another powdered vaccine was chosen, which was offered by the Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University. The first stage of the vaccine study at Sechenov University included a group of 18 people and the second group included 20 people. After the vaccine trial, all people will be kept in a hospital for 28 days.
Earlier, the results of the corona vaccination trial in a group of people in Russia showed that it is developing their immune system against the corona virus.
According to the statement of the Russian Defense Ministry, “The data obtained by the Gamalei National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology proved that the first and second group of people claimed to have a better immune response after injection of the vaccine against the coronavirus.
Coronavirus outbreak in other countries
In fact, 7,19,449 cases of the coronavirus have been reported in Russia so far, of which 11,188 people have died. At least 21 vaccine trials are currently underway, according to WHO.
On the other hand, if we talk about America, the total number of cases of Covid-19 there is almost 12.7 million, while more than 5,64,000 people have died. Until yesterday morning, the total number of cases stood at 12,68,1472 while the death toll stood at 5,64,420.
The United States has the highest number of infections and deaths in the world with 3,245,158 and 134,764. While in Brazil 18,39,850 people are infected and Brazil is second with 71,469 deaths.
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