COVID-19 vaccines developed by Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna use messenger RNA technology that could usher in "a new era for vaccines and vaccinology," says Brendan Wren, a professor of vaccinology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Researchers had been studying mRNA vaccines in animals for years and were ready when the COVID-19 outbreak exploded into a pandemic.
New COVID-19 vaccine tech was perfected in animals
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