Category: Vaccines

mRNA Vaccines: What Lies Ahead?

Messenger RNA (mRNA) is a single-stranded molecule, which is complementary to the DNA strands of a gene. It plays a prominent role in the process of protein engineering, wherein mRNA is responsible for transferring genetic information from DNA to ribosomes, a specialized structure, or organelle, which decodes genetic information into a protein. In the last

Prefilled Syringe: Impact on COVID 19 and Vaccines

Coronavirus(COVID 19) is spreading around the world, with 2.6 million global active cases. Till date, there are no approved treatments for COVID-19. However, multiple pharmaceutical companies are doing research at breakneck speed to develop therapeutics and coronavirus preventive vaccines against this novel virus. The pharma industry is hoping to compress the development timelines to get

Vaccine Manufacturing: Current Landscape and Future Potential

The global vaccine manufacturing market is anticipated to generate revenues worth USD 100 billion by 2025. According to the WHO, the global vaccination rate is nearly 85%, demonstrating the high clinical demand for vaccines. In addition to meeting the growing demand for vaccines, the developers of these pharmacological interventions are also plagued by high costs