Biological E Limited’s Covid-19 Vaccine Gets In Phase I/II Trial
The statement was made collectively by BE, Dynavax Technologies Corporation (Dynavax), a USbased vaccine focused biopharmaceutical business, and Baylor College of Medication, a health sciences university in Houston.
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- Last Updated: November 16, 2020, 19: 35 IST
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Biological E Limited (BE), a city-based vaccines and pharmaceutical business has started a Stage I/II clinical trial of its COVID-19 subunit vaccine prospect in India following approval from the Drugs Controller General of India (DGCI). The statement was made jointly by BE, Dynavax Technologies Corporation (Dynavax), a US-based vaccine focused biopharmaceutical company, and Baylor College of Medicine, a health sciences university in Houston.
” We are very pleased certainly to transition our prospective vaccine prospect to clinical trials and offer one more possible alternative for the prophylaxis of COVID-19,” stated Mahima Datla, Handling Director, Biological E. Limited. The outcomes of this clinical trial are anticipated to be offered by February 2021, the release stated.
The vaccine candidate includes an antigen, in-licensed from BCM Ventures, Baylor College of Medicine’s incorporated commercialization team, in addition to Dynavax’s sophisticated adjuvant CpG 1018, it stated. Adjuvantis a pharmacological or immunological agent that enhances the immune action of a vaccine.
BE’s Stage I/II clinical trial will evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of the vaccine candidate at 3 dose levels adjuvanted with CpG 1018 plus alum, in about 360 healthy topics in the age variety of 18 to 65 years. The vaccination schedule consists of 2 dosages for each study individual, administered via intramuscular injection 28 days apart, the release said.
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