Here’s how the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines use a strip of messenger RNA (mRNA) to get your immune system to respond to the coronavirus.
Illustration: Adapted from the Washington Post.
The information in this post will appear in the January/February 2021 issue of Nutrition Action Healthletter.
Find this article interesting and useful?
Nutrition Action Healthletter subscribers regularly get sound, timely information about staying healthy with diet and exercise, delicious recipes, and the inside scoop on healthy and unhealthy foods in supermarkets and restaurants. If you don’t already subscribe to the world’s most popular nutrition newsletter, click here to join hundreds of thousands of fellow health-conscious consumers.
Have a comment, question, or idea?
Send us an email at email@example.com. While we can’t respond to every email, we’ll be sure to read your message.