Volunteers Offered $4,500 To Get Infected With Coronavirus

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The coronavirus spread from China has now taken the whole world into its fold. Over 3000 lives got lost due to this virus, and the number of cases has crossed one lakh. More than 100 countries worldwide are vulnerable to this deadly coronavirus scientist from all over the world have started making a vaccine to find the right cure for the virus.

London scientists are also preparing the coronavirus vaccine, which will get tested on people meanwhile also making them “rich.”

Scientists, based in Whitechapel, London, have called 24 people to test their vaccine on them. According to the reports, these 24 people will get inserted with a weak strain of coronavirus. When the coronavirus gradually grows inside their bodies, the vaccine created by the scientists will be tested on them. Not only this, but scientists have also said that whoever does the vaccine test on themselves, will get rewarded with 3500 pounds, i.e. 339,228 rupees or $4,500.

Scientists at The Queen Mary Bio-enterprise Innovation Center in White chapel, London, have invited 24 people for this experiment. SARS disease vaccine will also get tested on these 24 people. The 24 people on whom the corona vaccine will get tested will be kept under quarantine for 14 days. During the test in these two weeks, the effect of the drug on the infected person will be studied.

A company named Hvivo has manufactured the first vaccine. According to Andrew Catchpole, Hvivo’s chief scientist, “Drugs companies can get an excellent idea within a few months of starting a vaccine study whether it’s working or not, using such a small sample of people.” 

Thirty-five companies from European countries are involved in finding drugs for this deadly disease. Therefore more opportunities for volunteering to get infected with coronavirus and get paid is likely to arise. At the same time, 440 crores have been released by the Government of UK to find the drug of coronavirus.

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