Breaking: Russia first nation to successfully complete human trials of COVID 19 vaccine - Tv9
Sun, Jul 12, 2020, 11:06 PM
As the world population has been struggling due to the rising COVID-19 cases, Russia's Sechenov University has announced the good news. The university scientists have claimed that it has completed the world's first clinical trials of coronavirus vaccine on humans. It has claimed that its research units have completed tests on volunteers of the world`s first vaccine against coronavirus. It said that the clinical trials of the vaccine began on June 18. The university officials said that the first group of volunteers would be discharged on Wednesday and the second on July 20.
Russia President Putin has reportedly put a deadline to their scientists to develop a vaccine much earlier than America and other countries.
America, China, and Australia are struggling to develop a vaccine.
On the other hand, ICMR, in collaboration with Bharat Biotech, has been aiming to launch the indigenous Covid-19 vaccine by August 15.