COVID-19 Research

Title :

Development of vaccine immunogens to induce potent neutralising antibodies against novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)

Area of research :

COVID-19 Research, Life Sciences & Biotechnology

Focus area :

COVID-19 Therapeutics

Principal Investigator :

Dr Rajesh P Ringe, Scientist, CSIR-Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh

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Executive Summary :

The project aims to design next-generation immunogens based on RBD and whole ectodomain spike in order to elicit potent neutralising antibodies against the novel coronavirus and further to evaluate immunogen delivery via efficient viral vector (Adeno-Associated Virus-AAV).

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