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Innovation is the name of the game and even llamas can help us fight Covid

UCT scientists are part of a global movement for new ideas in health management to fight the pandemic

Senior science reporter

Innovation has grown exponentially as scientists search for ways to prevent, treat and cure Covid-19, and a lab at the University of Cape Town has found itself at the cutting edge in the war on coronaviruses.

The biopharming research unit have come a step closer to producing plant-made vaccines that could serve the country and the continent.

Dr Emmanuel Margolin, a researcher in the unit, said the team was already researching plant-made vaccines to fight diseases such as HIV when Covid-19 struck...

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