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While the search for a vaccine against the SARS-CoV-2 novel coronavirus is in full swing worldwide, virologists have completely different opinions about the chances of finding a cure anytime soon. “Within a few years” to “within a year” to “maybe never” – it all depends on who you ask. The World Health Organization (WHO) currently lists 165 vaccine projects, 26 of which are already being trialed on people.

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Author profile picture Petra Wiesmayer is a journalist and author who has conducted countless interviews with high-profile individuals and researched and written general entertainment, motorsports, and science articles for international publications. She is fascinated by technology that could shape the future of mankind and enjoys reading and writing about it.As an avid science fiction fan she is fascinated by technology that could shape the future of mankind and enjoys reading and writing about it.