This vaccine is the world’s first and only product to prevent Covid-19 in animals.
Carnivac-Cov Vaccine – Animal Vaccine
02 April 2021 Current Affairs:Russia has registered the world’s first animal vaccine against the noval coronavirus. The country’s agricultural safety supervision agency Rosselkhoznadzor announced the news.
♦ The world’s first animal vaccine against the noval coronavirus was named Carnivac-Cov.
♦ According to the watchdog, the immunization will last for 6 months. However, the developer of the dosage is constantly analyzing this.
♦ According to Rosselkhoznadzor, the Covid-19 vaccine is expected to start mass production as early as April 2021.
♦ According to Russian scientists, the use of this vaccine can prevent the development of viral mutations in animals.
♦ A unit of Rosselkhoznadzor (Federal Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance Service) has developed the Carnivac-Cov vaccine for animals.
♦ The clinical trial of Carnivac-Cov started in October 2020, and the trials included cats, minks, dogs, foxes, arctic foxes and other animals.
♦ This vaccine is the world’s first and only product to prevent Covid-19 in animals.
♦ The test results show that the vaccine is harmless and highly immunogenic, because all vaccinated animals produced antibodies against the coronavirus in 100% of cases.