Katalin Kariko

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Hungarian-Born Scientist Develops First Covid-19 mRNA Vaccine

The Hungarian-born scientist, Katalin Kariko has been honored through a massive 'mural' in her native, central Budapest for developing the base for Covid-19 mRNA vaccines. Gergely Boszormenyi-Nagy, founder of Brain Bar said,  "Katalin Kariko is a true Hungarian role model... it is possible to achieve a very positive effect in the world." Besides, a tweet from Kariko said, "It was a surprise, a big surprise."

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 10:58 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Katalin Kariko, Covid Vaccine, mural, Central Budapest

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