Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19

News

Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19

10.09.2020 News

Two scientists from Lviv won the competition of projects of the National Research Fund of Ukraine. They will be provided with funds for developing a vaccine against the corona virus COVID-19, as well as to create a new generation of antibiotics.

This was announced on Wednesday, September 9, by the head of the Lviv Regional State Administration Maksym Kozytskyi, on his Facebook page.

“I just talked to the director of the Institute of Cell Biology of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Professor Andriy Sibirny and his deputy, Doctor of Biological Sciences Dmytruk Kostiantyn. The researchers have submitted designs for the competition of the National Research Fund of Ukraine. And yesterday learned about the victory, “- wrote Kozytskyi.

According to him, Dr. Dmytruk will receive 5.1 million hryvnias for the development of a new antibiotic. At the first symptoms of a coronavirus infection, doctors prescribe 2-3 types of antibacterial drugs to stop secondary concomitant bacterial infections, because they often cause deaths.

However, large-scale and irrational use of antibacterial drugs leads to the spread of infectious agents resistant to antibiotics. The problem of resistance of microorganisms to such drugs is becoming global.

“The antibiotic developed by Dr. Kostiantyn can save many lives,” said the head of the region.

For Professor Sibirny from Lviv will be allocated 10 million UAH for the development of the corona virus vaccine.

“I hope to get yeast producers of viral proteins with my colleagues withing six months. Later it will be tested on animals,” -said Kozitskii.

The head of the Lviv region noted that “there are many nuances” on the way to the vaccine. For example, Ukrainian law prohibits the import of transgenic animals from abroad, and only those can be tested for the vaccine. Therefore, apparently, scientists will perform this part of the work in collaboration with European colleagues.

“But most importantly, that the process has begun. For the first time in 29 years, Ukrainian scientists have won world-class grants in Ukraine. They saw that the state needed them,” – mentioned Kozitskii.

Other articles

Read also

Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

Uber Company attracts $ 2.1 billion of investments

The company plans to raise $ 2.1 billion of investments in a new round of funding. All the necessary documents have been drawn up and passed in Delaware. The world’s largest taxi service Uber, which head office is based in San Francisco, plans to spend the funds on its expansion, service development in Asia and […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

Ukrainian banks for three months closed 250 branches

In July-September 2020, Ukrainian banks closed 251of the structural subdivisions, reducing the regional network to 7329 branches by October 1. This is stated in the data of the National Bank. Most branches in the third quarter were closed by the state Oschadbank – 166, reducing its total number to 1931. During the same period, the […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

The US Antimonopoly Committee has called for the reform of the rules for the technology giants

On Tuesday, shares of the four largest US technology companies declined, as the 16-month government investigation of their competitive practices led to the first results in the form of 449-page report on their abuse of the market power. Shares of Apple, Amazon, Facebook and the parent company Google Alphabet fell to 2.9%, 3%, 2.26% and […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

“Pan Kurchak” enters the European market

The “Pan Kurchak” agroindustrial group  got permission to export chicken to the EU. This is the third Ukrainian company, besides the MHP and “Agromars” Complex” that can ship products to Europe. Products designed for the European market will be produced at the facilities of “Gubin” poultry complex”, which were upgraded in 2015. “The advantage with […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

WOG will cooperate with Ukrzaliznytsia

On Thursday, January 19 it was a press conference with the top management of the company WOG. As we have noted in the previous news, its top management discussed topical issues on the development and expansion of its business in the current year. One of the points of the plan for the improvement of the […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

Diageo accused LVMH of not paying dividends of 181 million euros

The world’s largest producer of alcohol, the British Diageo has initiated arbitration proceedings with the French luxury goods manufacturer LVMH Moet Hennessy – Louis Vuitton SA due to non-payment of dividends in the amount of 181 million euros in 2019. Diageo owns 34% in the joint venture with LVMH for the production of alcoholic beverages […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

Analysts have named the next global reserve of the currency

Chinese yuan in the next ten years could become the third global reserve currency after the dollar and euro. Such conclusion was reached by analysts of Morgan Stanley, writes CNBC. The growth of investment in the Chinese economy is called to be the reason for the increase in demand for the yuan. Currently, it accounts […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine gave permission for the control of the distributor of agricultural equipment AC-TERRA to businessman Vadym Yermolaev

Natural person – citizen of Ukraine Vadym Ermolaev will gain control over the company AC-Terra International Ltd. due to the resolution of Antimonopoly Committee (AMCU). This information was made public on its website of Interfax. Accordingly with the information, which published the Antimonopoly Committee on its website, AC-Terra International implements agricultural technical equipment of the […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

WHO has announced a new record weekly increase in COVID-19 cases

Last week, from November 16 to 22, more than 4 million people in the world became infected with the new type of coronavirus, which is a record number since the beginning of the pandemic. This was announced on Tuesday, November 24, the press service of the World Health Organization. According to the WHO, in these […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

FIS Integrates into Visa B2B Connect Platform

Participating FIS client banks will be able to send and receive large-ticket international corporate payments quickly and securely KYIV – May 15, 2019 – Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) and FIS are joining forces to enable FIS’ commercial financial institution clients to quickly and securely access the Visa B2B Connect platform globally*. Visa B2B Connect will be […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

McDonald’s will start selling alternative meat

McDonald’s will start producing vegan chops for burgers next year. This was reported by CNBC with reference to the company’s president Jan Borden. According to him, McDonald’s will independently produce vegan chops for its burgers. While we are talking about beef substitutes, but in the future in the restaurants may appear vegan “chicken”. “Vegetarian chops […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

The EU will allocate 1.6 million for improve the air legislation of Ukraine

National Aviation Service will implement a project – Twinning, which provides technical and financial assistance of the EU, with the aim to bring Ukrainian aviation standards to the European ones. This was told by Alexander Bilchuk, chairman of the State Aviation Service of Ukraine. “The signing of the working agreement between the State Aviation Service and […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

Lactalis representatives were included in the Parmalat shareholders

Lactalis dairy products manufacturer has signed an agreement with the Italian company Parmalat – one of the main competitors of the French group in Europe. According to official information, it is about the acquisition of more than 12.2% of the shares of Parmalat: the value of one security is 2.8 dollars per piece. It should […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

The main state-owned companies of Ukraine will have observers

By the end of this year, the ministry is going to form all the Supervisory Boards. Ministry of Economic Development and Trade (MEDT) plans to appoint the independent Supervisory boards for the 15 largest public companies in Ukraine before the end of this year. This was reported by Yulia Kovalev, Deputy Minister. “The Ministry of […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

Alibaba Group will own MoneyGram

Ant Financial company within the framework of a public company Alibaba (China), announced about the final stage of the USA financial company asset acquisition procedures MoneyGram International, specializing in international trade transactions online, as reported Inventure. The Chinese side intends to complete the transaction in the third or fourth quarters of 2017, after the approval […]

Next
Ukrainian scientists won a grant to develop the vaccine against COVID-19
News

Marriott announced about merge

Marriott is buying Starwood to make the largest hotel company in the world. Together, the companies will operate or franchise 5,500 hotels with a total of 1.1 million rooms. The company will span 100 countries. Marriott International (MAR) and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (HOT) announced the $12.2 billion deal on Monday. Starwood brands include W Hotels, St. Regis, Westin and […]

Next
WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com