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Want to volunteer for a coronavirus vaccine trial? Things you should know

With the studies entering human trial phase, a critical requirement is to select volunteers who are willing to participate

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A vaccine trial is conducted to study the effectiveness, side effects, and risks associated with a new formula.

BS Web Team New Delhi
The coronavirus pandemic is testing the limits of human endurance as the race to create a vaccine intensifies globally. Numerous pharma companies and institutions, including Oxford are conducting their studies to synthesise the vaccine as the human toll piles up. The All India Institue of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) also began its trials from Friday. 

With the studies entering human trial phase, a critical requirement is to select volunteers who are willing to participate. if you are thinking about constructively contributing to one of the biggest challenges of the 21st century, you could consider volunteering for the coronavirus vaccine study. 

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First Published: Jul 25 2020 | 12:12 PM IST

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