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Nobel Prize awarded to scientists behind COVID-19 mRNA vaccines

Nobel Prize awarded to scientists behind COVID-19 mRNA vaccines

Katalin Karikó and Drew Weissman won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for their mRNA research, which allowed for the development of COVID-19 vaccines. The Stockholm panel that awarded the prize to the pair stated their discoveries allowed for the “unprecedented rate of vaccine development during one of the greatest threats to human health […]

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