In early 2020, while much of the world was hunkering down at home as the reality of a global pandemic took hold, A.K., a Research Associate at Acuitas Therapeutics, was busy at work. And not just any work. A.K. was
As more and more people receive their first or even their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, there are still those who are hesitating to get vaccinated. This may be because of misinformation they have heard, read or been told.
Most people have heard the phrase “herd immunity” put out there by health officials, journalists, on social media and even in conversations with our families. However, it is important to fully understand what herd immunity is and what it means
There has been a lot of media coverage regarding potential side effects (blood clotting) after administration of the AstraZeneca vaccine. While Acuitas Therapeutics wasn’t a part of the development of this vaccine, we think that it is important for everyone
At the time of writing this piece, Canada has four COVID-19 vaccines approved for emergency use: BioNTech/Pfizer – COMIRNATY® (which uses the Acuitas Therapeutics lipid nanoparticle delivery system)Moderna – mRNA-1273AstraZeneca – COVISHIELDJohnson & Johnson – Janssen People often ask why there are