Research and development
According to Rinat Maksyutov, they have been successfully tested for their ability to form an immune response.
This was reported by project supervisor, senior researcher at the Lebedev Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Arkady Galper.
Scientists managed to identify antibodies that actively attack coronavirus in the body of infected people.
This was announced on April 22 by the Paul Erlich Institute.
The vaccine developed in Oxford will begin to be tested in humans on April 23.
It reduced the ability of the pathogen to bind to a receptor on human cells called ACE2, which makes virus less dangerous.
SARS CoV-2 dies after heating to 92 degrees for 15 minutes.
The results of the study are published on the website of Journal of Biological Chemistry.
The discovery can be useful for vaccine development.
“We cannot allow others to want to exclusively receive the results of their researches,” German Foreign Minister stated.
According to scientists, asteroid number 52768 (1998 OR2) will be closest to our planet on April 29.
According to researchers, 30–40 % of astronomical photographs will be distorted by traces from the Sun light reflected from the satellites.
The new value (20.75°C) is almost one degree higher than the temperature registered in January of 1982.