MOSCOW, April 7. /TASS/. Two new technological platforms for the creation of vaccines are being developed by the Russian Well being Ministry, head of the ministry’s division for state regulation of circulation of prescription drugs Filipp Romanov reported on Wednesday.
“The Russian Well being Ministry pays numerous consideration to this subject, significantly concerning vaccines, <…> at present the Well being Ministry is engaged on creating two various technological platforms for the event of vaccines based mostly on virus-like particles and on an attenuated virus. This 12 months and the following one, the Influenza Analysis Institute plans to start scientific trials of vaccines developed on these technological platforms,” he mentioned at an knowledgeable roundtable at TASS on facilitating scientific analysis for pharmaceutics and healthcare in Russia on the event of the World Well being Day and the Yr of Science and Applied sciences.
He added that, particularly, vaccines in opposition to rotavirus infections are being developed based mostly on these platforms. The official emphasised that the presence of technological options and blueprints is a key precedence in making certain readiness for future threats.