In Russia tested a vaccine against COVID-19. The subjects were the developers of the drug

The staff of the national research centre of epidemiology and Microbiology named Gamalei, Russian Ministry of health has tested on itself a vaccine from COVID-19. About this “Interfax” said Director of the center and academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Alexander Gintsburg.

He said that the experience of the introduction of the vaccine has been successful.

Responding to a question about whether there were side effects, the academician said that “all are alive, healthy and happy”. He did not specify the number of colleagues who have injected themselves with a vaccine, however, according to him, this is a wide range of the center staff, the developers, the organizers of preclinical studies and technologies.

Gunzburg explained that we are talking about a promising vector vaccine based on adenovirus DNA which has the gene of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Adenovirus is used as a “container” to deliver coronavirus gene in a cell, start there protein synthesis shell of a new coronavirus and to introduce thus the immune system with a potential enemy. Vaccines of this type are called vector.

May 19, the US announced the successful testing of vaccines against coronaviruses in humans. The first phase of testing began in April. The participation of volunteers aged 18 to 55 years.

Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

According to information of the American Johns Hopkins University, in the world of coronavirus has infected more than 5 million people, including more than 329 thousand died, more than 1.9 million recovered.

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