Re: Why B. Gates will forgive 700m
Excerpt from 2020 B. Gates on Vaccines
Even if an RNA vaccine continues to show promise, we still must continue pursuing the other options. We donít know yet what the COVID-19 vaccine will look like.
Until we do, we have to go full steam ahead on as many approaches as possible.
It might not be a perfect vaccine yetóand thatís okay.
The smallpox vaccine is the only vaccine thatís wiped an entire disease off the face of the earth, but itís also pretty brutal to receive.
It left a scar on the arm of anyone who got it. One out of every three people had side effects bad enough to keep them home from school or work.
A smallóbut not insignificantónumber developed more serious reactions.
The smallpox vaccine was far from perfect, but it got the job done. The COVID-19 vaccine might be similar