How some vaccines are helping
nations to exit Covid faster than
How some vaccines are helping nations to exit Covid faster than others on Business Standard. Messenger
RNA shots developed by Moderna or Pfizer and BioNTech are better at stopping people from becoming
contagious, shows evidence.
Coronavirus News With hundreds of millions of people now
vaccinated against Covid-19, the coronavirus outbreak should begin to
die down in places where a large chunk of the population has been
inoculated. But that isn’t happening everywhere.
Instead, two paths are emerging: In countries such as Israel, new Covid
cases are declining as vaccinations spread, while in other places like the
Seychelles -- which has fully inoculated more of its population than any
other nation -- infections continue to increase or even reach new highs.
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One reason for that may be the different types of vaccine being used.
Evidence derived from the expanding global inoculation rollout
indicates that the messenger RNA shots developed by Moderna Inc. or
And BioNTech SE are better at stopping people from becoming
contagious, helping reduce onward transmission -- an unexpected extra
benefit as the first wave of Covid vaccines were intended to...Read
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