The different types of vaccine

How an mRNA vaccine works

There are several approaches to developing a vaccine against the SARS-CoV2 virus. Swissmedic explains the differences.

How a vector vaccine works

There are different ways a vaccine protects humans against pathogens. Let's have a look at the approach of a viral vector vaccine.

How a protein vaccine works

A vaccine can protect a person against a disease-causing pathogen in a number of ways. Here we are going to see how a protein vaccine works.

Last modification 09.04.2021

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