Posted: Wed Aug 19, 2009 7:39 am Post subject: China's Sinovac produces one-shot swine flu vaccine
Chinese pharmaceutical company producer Sinovac said Tuesday it has produced a vaccine for the swine flu virus which works after one dose. Clinical trials have produced "positive" results, said Sinovac,
The clinical trials began last month and were completed on August 15 in Beijing, with some 1,614 participants aged three and over.
none of the volunteers participating in Sinovac's clinical trials exhibited any signs of severe adverse reactions, Any adverse reactions were "all mild and transient, with pain at the site of injection as the most common symptom,"
British pharmaceuticals group GlaxoSmithKline said last week that it had begun clinical trials in Germany of a vaccine to combat the swine flu pandemic, with results expected from next month
You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this forum You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot vote in polls in this forum