Tag: <span>trial</span>


First patients injected in UK vaccine trial

The first human trial in Europe of a coronavirus vaccine has begun in Oxford with 1,100 people recruited for the study. Two volunteers were injected on Thursday, April 23rd and they will be monitored for 48 hours, before six more people enter the trial on Saturday and a larger number will join at the beginning...


Spain is working on two different COVID-19 vaccines

Spain is working on two different vaccines for COVID-19, from the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC). The first one is based on the smallpox vaccine and a gene that encodes a coronavirus protein has been introduced to it. This vaccine is safe in humans and therefore would go much faster to clinical trials. However,...