COVID Without Borders- A collaboration to Investigate A New Disease III – Vaccine Research and Development
18 December 2020
The webinar entitled “COVID Without Borders-A collaboration to Investigate A New Disease III – Diagnostic and Treatment for COVID-19” was held online on the morning of November 17th 2020, jointly organized by Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CAMS) and CAMS-Oxford Institute (COI).
23 November 2020
The University of Oxford, in collaboration with AstraZeneca plc, today announces interim trial data from its Phase III trials that show its candidate vaccine, ChAdOx1 nCoV-2019, is effective at preventing COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) and offers a high level of protection.
Key COVID-19 Publications
Zhou D. et al, (2021), Cell
Dejnirattisai W. et al, (2021), Cell
A COVID-19 vaccine candidate using SpyCatcher multimerization of the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein receptor-binding domain induces potent neutralising antibody responses.
Tan TK. et al, (2021), Nature communications, 12
Broad and strong memory CD4+ and CD8+ T cells induced by SARS-CoV-2 in UK convalescent individuals following COVID-19
Peng Y. et al, (2020), Nature Immunology, 21, 1336 - 1345
Zhou D. et al, (2020), Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, 27, 950 - 958
Longitudinal COVID-19 profiling associates IL-1RA and IL-10 with disease severity and RANTES with mild disease.
Zhao Y. et al, (2020), JCI insight, 5
Upcoming COI Seminars
Tuesday, 22 June 2021, 12pm to 1pm
Speakers: Prof Tim Elliott
Tuesday, 06 July 2021, 12pm to 1pm
Speakers: Dr Juthathip Mongkolsapaya
CSC - CAMS/PUMC - Oxford High-level Innovative Talent Scholarships
The Chinese Scholarship Council, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences/Peking Union Medical College and the University of Oxford collaborate together for a programme of scholarship cooperation.
The main purpose of this programme is to train the next generation of leaders in the medical sciences field. By combining the strength of our partners, it is aimed at students with a clinical background with an interest in pursuing research in a scientific field related to medicine.