Article: Fingertip-sized coronavirus vaccine ‘ready in months’

Fingertip-sized coronavirus vaccine ‘ready in months’

  • Research develop a fingertip-sized patch of 400 tiny needles that deliver vaccine into the skin, where the immune reaction is strongest.
  • The new vaccine can be mass produced and can sit at room temperature until needed, eliminating the need for refrigeration during transport or storage.
  • Researchers in the US say they were able to act quickly because they had laid the groundwork during previous epidemics.