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Preclinical studies of a vaccine against coronavirus, the development of which is conducted by the military, is scheduled for completion by 1 June. Clinical research want to be completed until the end of July, said the head of the defense Ministry Sergei Shoigu, “Interfax”.
“At present, specialists of the Institute to complete preclinical studies of experimental model vaccines,” — said Shoigu. Work on the vaccine leads the 48th Central research Institute of NBC protection Ministry of defense in collaboration with the National research centre of epidemiology and Microbiology named Gamalei of the Ministry of health.
Earlier it was reported that clinical trials of three promising domestic vaccines against the virus SARS-CoV-2 will begin on June 29. Already are preparing for mass production of the product. In case of successful testing on volunteers vaccinating the Russians will happen in the fall and take six to nine months.
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