The whole world is now suffering due to the virus outbreak of the COVID-19. All the nations have closed their respective borders and following strict lockdown to avoid any more casualties. The medical staff of each country, as well as the other departments, is trying to help their government at the time of crisis.
Besides that, there are almost 4.3 million cases all over the world to date. The number of deaths due to this virus is approximately 2, 92,899. But scientists and researchers all over the world are trying to find a vaccine for this deadly virus in a race against time. Besides that, approximately 100 research teams all over the world are working to find a cure to defeat the virus.
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At first, the important thing to learn is, it takes many years to develop a vaccine for humans. The vaccine goes through a series of long tests as well as many other studies and trials are needed to be done. At first, the University of Oxford has developed a possible vaccine by the name ‘ChAdox1 nCov-19’. The vaccine is only three months old and the trials of the vaccine are still under process. The main materials that are in the vaccine are to cure a common cold.
But is the US, a biotech firm in Massachusetts is making an RNA based vaccine along with the help of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NAID). The vaccine, RNA-1273 has already successfully passed the first phase of trials and is now mobbing on to the second stage of a trial. After the injection of the vaccine, it stops the virus and triggers the immune system to finish the virus spread. There is still a long way to go before humanity gets a vaccine for COVID-19. But everyone should act as a collective and try to do as much as possible to help each other and the government to defeat Coronavirus.