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Application of In-Silico Reverse Vaccinology for Designing Multi-Epitope Vaccine Against Coronavirus

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submitted on 07.06.2020 and posted on 09.06.2020 by Kumar Sharp, Dr. Shubhangi Dange
In absence of any specific medication or vaccine till now, experimentation has reached new heights. With lockdown imposed in almost every country and huge economic losses the search for a suitable vaccine has still been unsuccessful. In this study we have approached through in-silico method or reverse vaccinology taking advantage of the genome sequence of the novel coronavirus. We created a multi-epitope model vaccine which can elicit both humoral as well as cell-mediated immune response. It is also docked with toll-like receptor 8 TLR-8. The sequence obtained is antigenic, non-allergenic and 86.3% residues are in favourable region of Ramachandran plot. This sequence might have good hope of emerging as the vaccine of the current pandemic if studied more in depth.

History

Email Address of Submitting Author

dangeshubhangi@gmail.com

Institution

Government Medical College and Hospital, Jalgaon

Country

India

ORCID For Submitting Author

0000-0003-1483-1449

Declaration of Conflict of Interest

None

Version Notes

Kindly send all corresponding to: Dr. Shubhangi Dange Associate Professor Department of Microbiology, Government Medical College and Hospital Jalgaon dangeshubhangi@gmail.com

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