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What are RNA Vaccines?Why is the New Vaccine Technology Being Used Against COVID-19?
Howell Guest Speaker: Andy Geall, PhD
Date: November 13, 2020
Registration Fee: $25 (your fee is 100% tax deductible)
About the Topic
RNA vaccines are a relatively recent innovation but are at the forefront of the many vaccine technologies providing solutions for the COVID-19 pandemic. This talk will describe the different types of vaccines being developed, with a focus on how RNA vaccines are different to conventional vaccine technologies and how they work. It will conclude with a review of the available published clinical data.
About the Speaker
Dr. Geall has over 20 years of professional experience in the development of drug delivery systems and is acknowledged as a pioneer in the fields of mRNA vaccines and nucleic acid delivery. In April 2020, Dr. Geall joined Precision NanoSystems Inc. (PNI) as the Chief Scientific Officer. The company is focused on the creation of transformative nanoparticle medicines with its partners using their proprietary LNP delivery systems and microfluidic formulation platform.
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