Can Scientists Use RNA to Create a Coronavirus Vaccine?

Clip: Season 47 Episode 9 | 5m 28s Video has closed captioning.

Scientists are trying new, revolutionary techniques to make a SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, but face challenges along the way.

Aired: 04/16/20

Rating: NR

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