A vaccine targeting the RBD of the S protein of SARS-CoV-2 induces protective immunity

Nature
Volume 586 Issue 7830, 22 October 2020
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Article | 29 July 2020
A vaccine targeting the RBD of the S protein of SARS-CoV-2 induces protective immunity
A recombinant vaccine that targets the receptor-binding domain of the spike protein of SARS-CoV-2 induces a potent antibody response in immunized mice, rabbits and non-human primates, and protects primates from infection with the virus.
Jingyun Yang, Wei Wang[…] & Xiawei Wei