The lightning-fast quest for COVID vaccines — and what it means for other diseases

  title={The lightning-fast quest for COVID vaccines — and what it means for other diseases},
  author={Philip Ball},
  • P. Ball
  • Published 18 December 2020
  • Education
  • Nature
The speedy approach used to tackle SARS-CoV-2 could change the future of vaccine science. The speedy approach used to tackle SARS-CoV-2 could change the future of vaccine science. 
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