The first national vaccine against COVID-19 ready, said the first Deputy defense Minister Ruslan Tsalikov in an interview with “Arguments and facts”.
“At the time of issuance without exception, all volunteers, receiving immunity from coronavirus, felt normal. Thus, the first national vaccine against the new coronavirus infection – ready,” said Tsalikov. He noted that the final evaluation of the results of tests by scientists have been conducted.
Clinical studies of vaccines against coronavirus infection was conducted by the Ministry of defense of Russia together with the National research centre of epidemiology and Microbiology named after N. F.Gamalei mid-June. The trial was attended by both military and civilians. Quantitative and qualitative parameters of the sample of volunteers coordinated the health Ministry, said the Ministry of defense. In total, the trial was attended by 50 volunteers.