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Project GreenVax Replaces Animals with Plants to Create Vaccines

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: scientificamerican & fastcompany
First of all, I've never taken a flu vaccine, which leads into my lack of knowledge about the creation of such vaccines. But when I stumbled upon Project GreenVax, I was instantly intrigued.

Apparently we have unhatched chicken eggs to thank for our flu-fighting concoctions. Project GreenVax, however, hopes to replace animals with plants, specifically with the tobacco plant. Not only is it more cost-effective, but it'll also save millions of eggs each year. Stats for Tobacco Vaccines Trending: Older & Chilly
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