After Russia’s Sputnik 5, Moderna Inc. of America has also announced to make the vaccine for the deadly corona virus. Moderna has claimed that her vaccine has proved to be 94.5% effective in protecting against infection. This is the second US company to announce success in the trial of the Corona vaccine. Pfizer had earlier announced that its vaccine was 90 percent effective in preventing corona infection.
After this announcement of Moderna after Pfizer, it is believed that the US can approve both these vaccines in December. It is being told that Moderna has prepared 6 crore doses of her vaccine. However, the claims made by these two companies are yet to be investigated and it remains to be seen how safe these vaccines are.
Both these vaccines have been prepared with new technology, which is called as messenger RNA (mRNA). This method is believed to be powerful enough to fight the corona virus. By next year, the US government may get more than one billion doses from these two vaccine manufacturers.
Significantly, this deadly virus, originated from Wuhan city of China, has so far caught 54 million people all over the world. Out of this 13 lakh people have also died. These reports about the Corona vaccine are considered encouraging because the second wave of infection has forced European countries to put a lockdown again. At the same time, new cases of corona are coming out in record number in America too.
Moderna President Stephen Hodge said in an interview, “We are going to get a vaccine that can stop the Kovid-19. All of us should hope for it. In fact this vaccine is going to be successful in stopping this epidemic.” is.”
Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said, “This is great news. If you look at the figures, the numbers speak for themselves. ” Fauci is among three people whom an independent committee briefed on the data on Sunday morning.