Currently, tests on volunteers are 17 of vaccines against coronavirus infection. This was at the briefing on 2 July, said the expert of the world health organization, research and development Anna Maria Eno-Restrepo. Press conference video published on the page who Twitter.
According to her, clinical studies are four types of vaccines. Organization, said Ana-Restrepo, optimistic.
The who representative added that farthest in the study of the advanced representatives of the University of Oxford. Now the vaccine is undergoing the third stage of clinical trials.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. As of July 3 in the world, the coronavirus has infected nearly 10,9 million, 5.75 million of them have already recovered, more than 521 thousand died.
Who believe that the coronavirus would pose a serious threat, until they invent a vaccine. According to the head of the European Agency of medicines Marco Kavaleri, in the best case, the vaccine will be ready next year. May 15, U.S. President Donald trump suggested that the coronavirus vaccine can be developed and tested by the end of 2020.
Currently about 120 trials of a vaccine against coronavirus SARS-COV-2 / COVID-19 worldwide.