Covid-19 vaccine trial involving UAB shows promising results

A biopharmaceutical company that has been working in collaboration with UAB on an intranasal Covid-19 vaccine candidate said preclinical studies of the candidate had positive results. Altimmune Inc., a Gaithersburg, Maryland-based firm, said the results showed strong neutralizing activity and potent immunity in the respiratory tract. The nasal injection in the respiratory tract may be necessary to block both infection and transmission of the virus and prevent further spread.  Based on the findings,…
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