KBP-COVID-19

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Identification

Name
KBP-COVID-19
Accession Number
DB15858
Description

The KBP-201 COVID-19 Vaccine was developed by British American Tobacco’s (BAT) U.S. biotech subsidiary, Kentucky BioProcessing (KBP). KBP cloned COVID-19’s genetic sequence, identified a potential antigen, and then inserted it into tobacco plants for reproduction. Upon harvest, the antigens were purified, and these components underwent preclinical testing in animals. As of July 2020, KBP is conducting a Phase 1/2 clinical trial to evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of KBP-COVID-19 vaccine in healthy patients (NCT04473690).

Type
Biotech
Groups
Investigational
Synonyms
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External IDs
  • KBP-COVID-19

Pharmacology

Indication
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Interactions

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Chemical Identifiers

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References

General References
  1. Rego GNA, Nucci MP, Alves AH, Oliveira FA, Marti LC, Nucci LP, Mamani JB, Gamarra LF: Current Clinical Trials Protocols and the Global Effort for Immunization against SARS-CoV-2. Vaccines (Basel). 2020 Aug 25;8(3). pii: vaccines8030474. doi: 10.3390/vaccines8030474. [PubMed:32854391]
  2. KBP Testing Vaccine in Animals [Link]
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Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount
1, 2Not Yet RecruitingPreventionNovel Coronavirus Infectious Disease (COVID-19)1

Pharmacoeconomics

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Properties

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Experimental Properties
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Drug created on September 17, 2020 15:19 / Updated on September 18, 2020 02:47

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