SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines Development: Genetic Vaccines

Sarah Issa, Dr Daniela Ovadia, Agenzia Zoe

December 09, 2020

DNA vaccines are based on plasmid DNA that can be produced at a large scale in bacteria and contain expression promoters and the gene that encodes the spike protein. The advantage of these technologies is the possibility of large-scale production as well as the high stability of plasmid DNA.

Part 1: SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines Development: An Overview
Part 2: Inactivated Vaccines
Part 3: Protein-based Vaccines
Part 4: Viral Vectors
Part 6: Monoclonal Antibodies

This is a snapshot of emerging vaccines during a rapidly evolving pandemic. Any and all information currently available related to COVID-19 is subject to change as more details become available. 

This article originally appeared on Univadis, part of the Medscape Professional Network. 

 

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