Italian researchers claim to have developed a vaccine that can neutralise the coronavirus in human cells.
Reports state that tests carried out at Rome’s Lazzaro Spallanzani Hospital, which specialises in infectious diseases, generated antibodies in mice that work in human cells.
Explaining how the vaccine work chief executive of Takis, the company working on the treatment Luigi Aurisicchio said after a single vaccination, the mice developed antibodies capable of blocking the virus from infecting human cells.”
According to Aurisicchio this is the most advanced stage of testing of a candidate vaccine created in Italy and as far as they know there are the first in the world so far to have demonstrated a neutralisation of the coronavirus by a vaccine.”
Source: The Parrot News