Kazakhstani authorities declared effectiveness of QazVac against the "Delta" strain
Astana. September 24. KazTAG – The authorities of Kazakhstan have declared the effectiveness of the domestic vaccine QazVac against the "Delta" strain of COVID-19.
“The Kazakhstani vaccine QazVac is effective against the Delta strain. These are the results of studies carried out by employees of the Research Institute of Biological Safety Problems of the Ministry of Education and Science. Scientists conducted a neutralization reaction test, which showed a high level of antibodies in those vaccinated with the domestic vaccine QazVac. Virus-neutralizing antibodies were discovered in more than 90% of volunteers who took part in clinical trials, ” said the press service of the Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan.
Studies have also been carried out on laboratory animals. According to the Ministry of Education and Science, "it has been discovered that antibodies developed in hamsters after vaccination with QazVac are capable of neutralizing the so-called Indian strain of coronavirus."
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