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ibody-basedimmuneresponsesinearlyandmid-stagetrials,researcherssaid. 2

Thecandidatehasalreadymovedintoalate-stagetrial,oneofahandfulofcandidatesbeingtestedonseveralthousandpeopletoseeiftheyareeffectiveenoughtowinregulatoryapproval. SinopharmistestingthepotentialvaccineintheUnitedArabEmiratesinaPhase3trialexpectedtorecruit15,000people,asChinahastoofewnewcasestobeausefultrialsite. Thestate-ownedcompanywillalsosupplythecandidatetoPakistanaspartofatrialagreement,theWallStreetJournalreported. Theshotdidnotcauseanyserioussideeffects,accordingtoaa

paperpublishedonThursdayintheJournaloftheAmericanMedicalAssociation(JAG

MA)byscientistswhoarepartofSinopharmandotherChina-baseddiseasecontrolauthoritiesandresearchinstitutes. Theresultswerebasedondatafrom320healthyadultsinPhase1and2trials. Thecandidatetriggeredrobustantibodyresponsesininoculatedpeople,butitremainedunknownifthatwassufficienttopreventCOVID-19infection,researchersdevelopingthevaccinesaidinthepaper. Sinopharm'schairmantoldmedialastmonththatapotentialvaccinecouldbereadybytheendofthisyearwithPhase3testingexpectedtobecompletedinab9

outthreemonths. Thenovelcoronavirus,whichhaskilledmorethanW

750,000peopleglobally,haspromptedaracetodevelopavaccine.Morethan150candidatevaccinesarebeingdevelopedandtestedaroundtheworld. Russiabecamethefirstcountrytograntregulatoryapprovaltoavaccineafterlessthantwomonthsofhumantesting,andashotdevelopedbyChinesefirmCanSinoBilogicshasbeenclearedforuseinthemilitary. Chinaisleadingthedevelopmentofatleasteightvaccinecandidatesindifferentstagesofclinicaltrials. EIJING,March29(Xinhua)--ChineseDefenseMinisterandStateCouncilorChangWanquan0

onWednesdayheldtalkswithvisitingCubanMinisteroftheRevoluti3

onaryArmedForcesLeopoldoCintraFrias.ChangsaidChinaiswillingtoworkwithCubatoimplementimportantconsensusreachedbyleadersofthetwocountriesandmakepositivecontributionstothedevelopmentofmilitary-to-militaryrelations.AsanimportantpartofChina-Cubaties,military-to-militaryrelationsarecharacterizedbyasolidfoundation,strongvitalityandbroaddevelopmentprospects,Changsaid.CintrasaidCubaiswillingtocontinueenhancingpragmaticexchangesandcooperationwithChinainallfieldsandatalllevels,andp