Sign in

Medical student, molecular biologist and educator. I write about science and medicine.

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


The Basics

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

Photo by Mika Baumeister on Unsplash

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


The basics

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

Image: Wikipedia commons

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

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

Image: The New York Times

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

Getting In Your Cells

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

Image by Nattanan Kanchanaprat from Pixabay

Photo by Anna Shvets from Pexels

Jesse Smith

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store