Noora (vaccine)

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Noora (vaccine)
Vaccine description
Target SARS-CoV-2
Vaccine type Protein subunit
Clinical data
Routes of
administration
Intramuscular

Noora is a COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed by Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences in Iran. [1] [2]

Contents

Medical uses

It requiring three doses given by intramuscular injection on days 0, 21 and 35. [3]

Pharmacology

Noora is a recombinant RBD protein subunit vaccine. [3]

Clinical trials

Clinical trials of Noora
PhaseRegistration numberStartNumber of participantsAge of participantsRef
TotalVaccinePlacebo
I IRCT20210620051639N1 25 June 20217030 (80 µg)

30 (120 µg)

10 (placebo)18–50 years [3]
II IRCT20210620051639N2 10 October 20213002406018–40 years [4]

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References

  1. "IRGC starts clinical trial of "Noora" coronavirus vaccine". Tehran Times. 27 June 2021. Retrieved 1 July 2021.
  2. "IRGC Commander: Iran-Made 'Noora' Coronavirus Vaccine Ready for 2nd Stage of Human Trial". Fars News Agency. 22 August 2021. Retrieved 30 August 2021.
  3. 1 2 3 "A randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled phase I clinical trial to evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of three dose regimens of COVID-19 RBD protein recombinant vaccine (AmitisGen; 80µg and 120µg) in a healthy population". Iranian Clinical Trials Registry. 25 June 2021. IRCT20210620051639N1. Retrieved 1 July 2021.
  4. "IRCT | A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled Phase II clinical trial to evaluate the immunogenicity and safety of covid-19 recombinant RBD protein vaccine (80 microgram) of Plasma Darman Sarve Sepid Co. in healthy population". en.irct.ir. Retrieved 27 November 2021.