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In Sechenovskiy University of Minzdrav of Russia, told about clinical trials of this vaccine against a new type of coronavirus. On Tuesday, June 23, the injection of a drug made second group of volunteers, reported on the website of the institution.
As told the head of the Center clinical study of drugs sechenovskiy University Elena Smolyarchuk, the first phase of the study began June 18, when the Russian vaccine has entered the first 18 volunteers. In the first hours some of them was observed a slight fever and headache, this reaction is characteristic for all types of injections, said the scientist. Now all the participants of the study feel good.
Smolyarchuk added that volunteers are on the observation, they can return to normal life after 28 days of administration of the vaccine. After discharge the doctors will monitor their health for another six months.
Earlier, the head of the National research centre (NRC) of epidemiology and Microbiology named Gamalei Alexander Ginzburg said that vaccinated against coronavirus employees will be protected from infection within two years.
Vaccination Russian anti-coronavirus began on 18 June, she passed on the basis of the Main military clinical hospital of academician Burdenko. The study involved 18 people.
Video, photo All from Russia.