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Vaccines

This is a collection of our articles about vaccines, full of real facts (and clear explanations) from scientists. We cover how vaccines are developed, why immunization is important, and where vaccine ingredients come from. Wondering about different COVID-19 vaccines? How vaccines work? You're in the right place.

How the COVID-19 vaccine is distributed determines how the pandemic will end

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National health care systems will make things more organized, but the US is still finding its footing

Sara May Bergstresser , Columbia University

Why do the COVID-19 mRNA vaccines need to be kept so cold?

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Joshua Peters, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

What are the advantages of an mRNA vaccine for COVID-19?

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Joshua Peters, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Saliva is just what we needed to create a new malaria vaccine

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Hannah Thomasy, University of Washington

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Haven't heard of RNA therapy yet? You will

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After a decade of painstaking progress​, the underdog is on the brink of treating a broad range of diseases

Joshua Peters, Massachusetts Institute of Technology