Pandemic Coronavirus has killed at least 680,000 people and infected at least 17.6 million since the outbreak emerged in China its vaccine being prepared in more than 100 countries.
Russian COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Have Been Completed.
Clinical trials of a COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the Gamaleya Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, have been completed, Russian Minister of Health Mikhail Murashko said.
“The vaccine against coronavirus infection, developed by the Gamaleya Institute, has completed clinical trials,” Murashko told reporters, answering a question about whether the clinical trials of the vaccine are officially completed.
Murashko also said that the health ministry expects at least two requests to begin clinical trials in the coming two months.
Russia says it will roll out a coronavirus vaccine in October.
Yet no details have been given about what would be the first such programme anywhere in the world.