The Ministry of defense of Russia have completed the selection of volunteers for clinical trials of this vaccine against new coronavirus infection. It’s 50 soldiers, including five women, told the Agency.
All candidates passed the preliminary screening, and testing throughout the month they didn’t have any diseases. The clinical trial participants were selected from different units of the Armed Forces from all over Russia.
The study will be conducted in the 48th Central research Institute of the Ministry of defense of Russia. The arrival of the first group of volunteers for an in-depth preliminary medical examination and preparations for the experiment will be held June 3.
Previously based in the 48th Central research Institute of the defense Ministry has already conducted studies of safety, immunogenicity and efficacy of genetically engineered vaccines against haemorrhagic fever Ebola, middle East respiratory syndrome and a universal influenza vaccine.