Race for Covid-19 Vaccinemanjula
The virus has spread over 195 countries and territories since it first arise in China’s Wuhan in December 2019. The death toll due to the disease stands at nearly 861,277.
Most research institute around the world are trying to develop and mass-produce an effective vaccine to counter the new, deadly, and highly infectious coronavirus disease, COVID-19
Coronavirus vaccine UK Oxford AstraZeneca
Oxford University & drugmaker AstraZeneca has developed an experimental coronavirus vaccine. This experimental vaccine shows a protective immune response in its early trials. According to researchers, it induced a strong antibody and T cell immune response. The results are promising because separate studies have indicated that antibodies may fade away within months while T-cells can stay in circulation for years.
Coronavirus vaccine Russia
The Russian COVID-19 vaccine candidate, being jointly developed by the Gamaleya Research Institute. The vaccine developed by the Gamaleya centre will be registered on August 12. At the moment, the last, third, stage is underway,Gridnev said. Mass production of the Russian COVID-19 vaccine is expected to begin in October
Covid vaccine India
India’s two indigenous coronavirus vaccine candidates have entered the human trials phase. COVAXIN is being developed by ICMR, Bharat Biotech, ICMR, and NIV, Pune. Zydus Cadila has also begun Phase I trial for its vaccine.
covid vaccine USA
When COVID-19 was identified in early 2020, NIAID intramural laboratory scientists mobilized quickly to study the virus including basic research on its origin, how the virus causes disease, and by developing animal study models with the goals of developing diagnostics, treatments, and vaccines. Much of the coronavirus research ongoing at NIAID takes place in these laboratories.
covid vaccine china
The vaccines developed by the Wuhan Institute of Biological Products and the Beijing Institute of Biological Products. A vaccine could be ready for the market as early as the end of this year or early 2021, according to the May 29 post on Chinese social media platform WeChat.
Whoever comes first in this race, the ultimate winner is the mankind