02 February 2021 – Spanish National Research Council working on three vaccine prototypes

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Research and Development
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Ministry of Science and Innovation and the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)

Overview: The Spanish National Research Council is working on three vaccine prototypes for covid-19
Researchers from the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) are developing three projects to achieve a vaccine against covid-19. These are the prototypes directed by virologists Luis Enjuanes, Isabel Sola and Sonia Zúñiga, at the National Center for Biotechnology of the CSIC (CNB-CSIC); the one led by virologists Mariano Esteban and Juan García Arriaza (CNB-CSIC); and the one directed by the parasitologist Vicente Larraga, from the Margarita Salas Biological Research Center (CIB-CSIC).

Full details here: http://www.csic.es/es/actualidad-del-csic/el-csic-trabaja-en-tres-prototipos-de-vacuna-para-la-covid-19

Type of Justification: Scientific Evidence (e.g. academic paper, report)
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – academic, International – academic