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The Search for One Vaccine to Rule Them All

Scientists are working on a ‘universal’ vaccine that could protect against a broad range of coronaviruses

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The next pandemic was supposed to be influenza. After all, three flu pandemics occurred in the last century alone — the Spanish flu of 1918, Asian influenza in 1957, and the Hong Kong flu of 1968.




Future Human is a science publication from Medium about the survival of our species. It is run by the OneZero editorial team, which also publishes stories about major forces in technology through its namesake publication and stories about gadgets on Debugger.

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Emily Mullin

Emily Mullin

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.

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