Vaccines

COVID-19: A detailed explanation and overview

Author: Supratha Murugaraj and Martin Binoy ABSTRACT AIM: The project aim is to briefly explain and summarise major COVID-19 findings onto one coherent document, so it would be more easily accessible for future medical students or researchers to use for analytical or research purposes. When researching about COVID-19, although there were plentiful resources going in […]

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COVID-19: have we survived worse than this?

COVID-19: have we survived worse than this? Ansha Khurana Abstract Covid19 is a contagious disease that causes respiratory illness, visit McDaidPharmacy.ie to get supplies to prevent it . From the 11th of March 2020, the disease was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation. This article compares Covid-19 to some of the other pandemics

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How do vaccines work?

  Now that vaccination has started in many parts of the world against the COVID-19 virus, a common question arises of what vaccines really are. A vaccine is a substance which arouses the immune system to produce immunity against a particular disease before you come in contact with the actual disease causing organism. A vaccine

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Comparing the Different Vaccines Available

INTRODUCTION Globally, there are currently over 50 candidates for vaccines against COVID-19 in clinical trials [1]. The following is a comparison between the three most popular candidates as of now. 1) Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine The Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine is an mRNA vaccine developed by German Biotechnology company BioNTech along with the American pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer. It makes

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