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Dr. Chil-Yong Kang created the first safe vaccine against HIV

Dr. Chil-Yong Kang created the first safe vaccine against HIV

Dr. Chil-Yong Kang created the first safe vaccine against HIV

London-tested for the first time the real vaccine against HIV. Their verdict: the vaccine has no side effects, activating antibodies transferred LFpress.com. Development belongs to Dr. Kang Chil-ENU from Western University.

20 years ago he began researching a possible HIV vaccine. Now Chil-Yong Kang approached means working not only in the laboratory, but in the real world. The vaccine tested on 24 volunteers with HIV.

Phase II trials to begin next spring. It will take about a year. In the third phase of the vaccine be tested on a larger number of volunteers. It takes to allocate huge funds. Forecasts until done. Research supports the Korean company Sumagen Co. Ltd.

Drugs, which allocates up to $ 6 billion, to date, made the disease rather chronic than fatal. A vaccine of Dr. Chil-Yong Kang – not the first. Other vaccines are based on fragments of the virus. But according to experts, this unpromising approach. It uses the virus entirely, as was done for the creation of means of polio, rabies, influenza and hepatitis A.

All the risks associated with the use of the full virus, could be avoided by the use of chemicals, genetic modification and gamma radiation . Therefore, the vaccine gave rise antibody concentrations up to 32 times. It is a protein in the form of images, which are attached to the virus, preventing it from infecting cells.