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Covid’s Forgotten Hero

Without Ian MacLachlan’s breakthrou­gh delivery system, Moderna and Pfizer couldn’t safely get their mRNA vaccines into your cells. So why does hardly anyone acknowledg­e the Canadian biochemist’s seminal contributi­ons—or pay a dime in royalties?

- By Nathan Vardi

Without Ian MacLachlan’s breakthrou­gh delivery system, Moderna and Pfizer couldn’t safely get their mRNA vaccines into your cells. So why does hardly anyone acknowledg­e the Canadian biochemist’s seminal contributi­ons—or pay a dime in royalties?

BY NATHAN VARDI • PHOTOGRAPH BY JENS KRISTIAN BALLE FOR FORBES

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