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A closer look at the ingredient list for Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine reveals a simple product safe for human use.

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The Basics


In an open letter, 80 health experts call the approach ‘a dangerous fallacy unsupported by the scientific evidence’

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Proven vaccine technologies reveal a safe and effective Covid-19 vaccination

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The basics


People have started receiving doses of the BNT162b2 vaccine in the U.K. This article details the ingredients included in the vaccine.

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The basics


Clinical trials for a Covid-19 vaccine for children are only just beginning. Most kids will not be vaccinated until later in 2021

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How Vaccines For Children Are Made


New press release data reveals a broadly effective vaccine that could be approved by the end of the year

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Image: The New York Times


Logistical hangups threaten to hinder the release of the two most anticipated Covid-19 treatments

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Getting In Your Cells


Soaring demand and infusions of public dollars have given pharmaceutical companies a lucrative route to a Covid-19 vaccine

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