As if you required another factor to love Dolly Parton.
It’s been 7 months because the 74-year-old nation vocalist revealed her $1 million contribution to coronavirus research study at Vanderbilt University’s Medical Center. Now, it’s been exposed that her contribution assisted money the research study and advancement of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine prospect.
On Monday, Nov. 16, the biotechnology business shared that its vaccine prospect was 94.5 percent efficient in an initial trial. After the news broke, social networks users recalled at a July report laying out Moderna’s vaccine research study and saw that the Dolly Parton COVID-19 Research Fund was noted as one of the advocates.
“Fact-checking this was worth it just to see @DollyParton in the acknowledgments of a @NEJM article,” tweeted Dr. Meade Krosby. “And I thought I couldn’t love her more.”
Jason Kindrachuk, PhD included, “Yup. @DollyParton is a Covid hero.”