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GreenLight Biosciences in Fortune: If we don’t vaccinate the world quickly, all our COVID efforts will be a waste

GreenLight Biosciences’ Andrey Zarur was featured in Fortune this week underlining the importance of vaccinating the world.

Achieving this requires a sharp shift from our current ad hoc approach to production, delivery, and policies on who will get the vaccine. With the current plans, there is no way that three-quarters of the world will ever be vaccinated—which means none of us will truly be safe.

Reaching herd immunity via infection has been rejected by scientists and many world leaders because it raises the risk of creating a vicious cycle of seasonal mutation as the virus bounces between the world’s northern and southern hemispheres, similar to influenza’s annual evolution.

But that doesn’t mean that the discovery of a potent vaccine is the whole answer, either.

Read the full article here.

Read more about how GreenLight Biosciences manufactures RNA here.

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