Covid-19 vaccines developed by Thai researchers undergoing human trials


BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN): Three Covid-19 vaccines are undergoing human trials while more than 20 are in the research phase, the National Research Council of Thailand and National Vaccine Institute said.

The government’s Covid-19 Information Centre announced on Sunday (July 4) that combined data from the two institutes revealed more than 20 vaccines are being researched and developed in Thailand, while three have started human trials.

The three in human trials stage are:

> ChulaCov19, an MRNA vaccine developed by Chulalongkorn University. It is in the first phase of human trials among 72 candidates. Two doses of the vaccine were given at an interval of 21 days.

> HXP-GPOVac is an inactivated vaccine jointly developed by the Faculty of Tropical Medicine at Mahidol University and the Government Pharmaceutical Organization. It is in the second phase of human trials with 460 candidates. Two doses of the vaccine were injected at an interval of 28 days.

> Covigen is a DNA vaccine developed by Bionet Asia and Technovalia, which has started its first phase of human trials among 150 candidates. Two doses of the vaccine were injected at an interval of 28 days. - The Nation/Asia News Network

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Thailand , covid-19 , vaccine , trials , human

   

Next In Aseanplus News

School attack could be ‘war crime’
Typhoon Noru makes landfall in north Vietnam
Jets escort plane over hoax
Ship captains held by Indonesian navy decry bribes and betrayal
Extreme piercing cleanses souls at vegetarian festival
Malaysia, China sign MOU on digital telecommunications cooperation
Asean News Headlines as at 9pm on Wednesday (Sept 28)
Warmer days, chillier nights: Expect more serious extreme weather in Singapore
Philippines is ‘open for business’ with new Clark Airport terminal: Marcos
Typhoon Noru sees 16 dead as floods hit Mekong region

Others Also Read