The ABCs Of mRNA Vaccines

The ABCs Of mRNA Vaccines

News of positive data from Moderna’s (Cambridge, MA) Phase I trial of a COVID-19 vaccine has dominated this week’s headlines. Their vaccine is an mRNA-based vaccine—an entirely new approach to not only vaccines but also to therapeutics.  mRNA-based drugs...
Spotlight On Macular Degeneration

Spotlight On Macular Degeneration

Getting old is for the birds. Time has its way with nearly every part of us: skin, hair, muscles. Few changes are more alarming, however, than those to our eyes. There’s more to old eyes than bifocals and cataracts though. One of the most common eye diseases is...