The nanoparticles are roughly 1,000 times smaller than a human hair – inset represents the engineered proteins covering the nanoparticles' surface (Photo: University of Washington)
New technology could allow vaccines to be produced when and where they're needed (Photo: Shutterstock)
Researchers from the University of Washington have created a vaccine with the potential to make on-demand vaccination cheaper and quicker, using engineered nanoparticles. Tests with mice show definite promise for the technology's use on humans.
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