The Seattle resident Jennifer Haller, who became the first person on the planet who experienced a vaccine against coronavirus SATS-CoV-2, told the publication The Telegraph, April 13, which felt it was like a flu shot.
Substance codenamed mRNA-1273 she was introduced on March 16. According to the woman, she “the first day I had a little fever, the second arm ached”. Then feeling better.
Next week, the Haller will do the second vaccination.
MRNA vaccine-1273 is well established in animals. For human trials were announced the recruitment of volunteers. Haller admitted that he was nervous, agreeing to the experiment.
According to scientists, over the condition of women and 44 trial participantswho were vaccinated in the Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Research Washington in Seattle, will be constantly monitored until the spring of 2021.
An outbreak of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 began in December of 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the who announced the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 1.93 million, including more than 464 thousand was cured, and 120 863 died.
Special medications from coronavirus infection COVID-19 does not exist now in this disease is only symptomatic treatment. The world health organization notedthat a number of medicines can contribute to improved well-being and relief of symptoms COVID-19, but there is no evidence that any drug to prevent or treat the disease.
According to the world health organization in the world is developed not less than 70 vaccines against coronavirus. Human trials have started companies in China and the USA, others are in preclinical studies.