In India, the first corona vaccine is inoculated from pure DNA. It has a number of advantages. But can it affect the genome?
For the first time, lockdowns were imposed worldwide in the pandemic. For the first time, mRNA vaccines were used, which had previously been arrested in the development stage. Now there is another innovation: The first DNA corona vaccine that has been vaccinated on humans since September was approved in India – ZyCoV-D. It was developed by the Indian pharmaceutical company Zydus Cadila.
Like the mRNA vaccines from Biontech and Moderna, the DNA vaccine contains a piece of genetic material with the blueprint for the surface protein of the coronavirus. So should – as well as …
Accessed on September 15, 2021 at 8:52 am on https://www.sn.at/panorama/wissen/weltpremiere-fuer-den-ersten-dna-impfstoff-109507912