8.1 billion doses administered: half of humanity vaccinated against corona

Within a year, more than four billion people worldwide are vaccinated against Corona. It is the largest and fastest vaccination campaign in history. While nine out of ten people in the United Arab Emirates are immunized, two countries have not even started vaccinating. On December 8, 2020, the first people in Great Britain were vaccinated […]

Over 130 corona vaccines in the test: vaccination research could save from new pandemics

Research is currently being carried out on well over 100 corona vaccines. If that sounds like an exaggeration, science counters: The need for further corona vaccines is still great. In addition, this research could save the world from the next catastrophe. In Germany, the Covid-19 vaccines from Astrazeneca, Biontech / Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & […]

Over 130 corona vaccines in the test: vaccination research could save from new pandemics

Research is currently being carried out on well over 100 corona vaccines. If that sounds like an exaggeration, science counters: The need for further corona vaccines is still great. In addition, this research could save the world from the next catastrophe. In Germany, the Covid-19 vaccines from Astrazeneca, Biontech / Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & […]

Over 130 corona vaccines in the test: vaccination research could save from new pandemics

Research is currently being carried out on well over 100 corona vaccines. If that sounds like an exaggeration, science counters: The need for further corona vaccines is still great. In addition, this research could save the world from the next catastrophe. In Germany, the Covid-19 vaccines from Astrazeneca, Biontech / Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & […]

"Driven by a dream": Biontech is setting the pace for cancer vaccination

The successful corona vaccine paves the way for possibly further groundbreaking mRNA therapies, for example in cancer research. The Biontech founders are now building their own production facility for this purpose, which should go into operation in two years. It was already known that the corona vaccine manufacturer Biontech was working on a variety of […]

The vaccination rate increases significantly: Ministry reassures: There are enough doses

In the discussion about the targeted 30 million vaccinations by Christmas, the Federal Ministry of Health made it clear: There is no shortage of vaccines. Rather, the local practices and vaccination centers would have to optimize their ordering behavior. Previously, criticism of the federal-state project had been loud. According to the Federal Ministry of Health, […]

Again "Man of the year": "playboy" honors Christian Drosten

For the second time in a row, Christian Drosten can look forward to the title of “Man of the Year”. The readers of “Playboy” magazine particularly like him. Another not so well received, on the other hand, who has been talking about conspiracy myths since the beginning of the pandemic. Title defense for Christian Drosten: […]

30 million additional doses: Experts: Scholz ‘vaccination goal is "difficult to implement"

Experts consider the goal of Chancellor-designate Scholz to have 30 million vaccinations by Christmas to be ambitious. There were still problems with the distribution of the vaccine: 1.5 million vaccinations would have to be administered every day, around a third of which are currently taking place. Experts consider the 30 million additional vaccinations targeted by […]