Human trial of COVID Vaccine to start at AIIMS Delhi today
Many countries around the world are currently battling with corona virus pandemic. Amidst all this, everyone's eyes are on the trial of the Corona vaccine running in many countries.
New Delhi: Many countries around the world are currently battling with corona virus pandemic. Amidst all this, everyone's eyes are on the trial of the Corona vaccine running in many countries. Scientists from all over the world are trying their best to find the corona vaccine.
Hundreds of scientists from many countries of the world are continuously working on developing the corona vaccine. Scientists from many countries of the world, including India, are engaged in efforts to develop vaccines in different places.
Human trail of COVAXIN in AIIMS:
The Ethics Committee of Delhi AIIMS has approved the human trial of covid-19 anti-vaccine COVAXIN. After this, the hospital made a small appeal to people to become volunteers. Only 100 people are required for this phase one trial in AIIMS. However, within a few hours more than a thousand people have contacted AIIMS.
AIIMS has released a phone number to become volunteers for the human trials. However, there are frequent calls to this number. There is great enthusiasm among people to join this trial. Some people have also contacted via email and WhatsApp. The hospital administration is trying to answer everyone.
Dr. Sanjay Rai of AIIMS said that the Ethics Committee of AIIMS has got approval to start human trials of COVAXIN. This test will include healthy people who do not have any other disease, who have not been suffering from Covid-19 and who are more than 18 years of age and below 55 years.
According to data from the Union Health Ministry, 40,425 new cases of corona virus have been reported during the last 24 hours, while a record 681 people have died. The total number of corona virus cases in the country has increased to 11 lakh 18 thousand 43.