Latvian Biomedical Research and Study Center experts involved in work on vaccine against Covid-19

  • 2020-03-12
  • LETA/TBT Staff

RIGA - A team of experts from the Latvian Biomedical Research and Study Center are involved in development of the vaccine against coronavirus Covid-19, said the center's director Janis Klovins in an interview with Ir magazine.

He said that work on the vaccine is one of the directions the center is working on with the team lead by Kaspars Tals and Andris Zeltins. "We are cooperating with a Swiss company that proposed that we could work on the candidate for the vaccine," said Klovins.

He said that the experts, using bacterias and viruses will try to construct something that could be used in development of the vaccine.