NIH Research Matters is a newsletter produced by the National Institute of Health (NIH). This article was first published by NIH on July 21, 2020.

COVID-19 is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation, and we at NIH are doing everything we can toward the development of diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines. You can find the latest public health information from CDC at and the latest research information from NIH at Meanwhile, science continues to progress on many other fronts, and we will continue to try to bring you stories across a wide range of topics.

Experimental coronavirus vaccine is safe and produces immune response. Early results from the first COVID-19 vaccine candidate tested in people showed that it triggered an immune response against the virus with no serious side effects. Click HERE to continue to the full article on the NIH website,