Why a COVID-19 vaccine could further imperil deep-sea sharks


Why a COVID-19 vaccine could further imperil deep-sea sharks
Why a COVID-19 vaccine could further imperil deep-sea sharks Shark liver oil helps make vaccines more effective, but increased demand for the substance could harm critically endangered species. 5 …


Here’s why shark researchers are concerned about a …
The initial controversy over whether shark-derived squalene in COVID-19 vaccines would result in the slaughter of half a million sharks did miss the nuance of the situation, said Stefanie Brendl …


Here’s why shark researchers are concerned about a …
But squalene in vaccines has been shown to create more robust immune responses, and there are a handful of COVID-19 vaccine candidates that use it for that purpose, most of them partnered with …


Why a COVID-19 vaccine could further imperil deep-sea
National Geographic – Shark liver oil helps make vaccines more effective, but increased demand for the substance could harm critically endangered species. Trawling for prey at more than a thousand feet under the surface, the scalloped hammerhead shark relies on a special oil in its liver to survive the crushing pressures …


Why a COVID-19 vaccine could further imperil deep-sea sharks
Why a COVID-19 vaccine could further imperil deep-sea sharks National Geographic | Nov 13, 2020 at 12:00 PM Trawling for prey at more than a thousand feet under the surface, the scalloped hammerhead shark relies on a special oil in its liver to survive the crushing pressures of the deep.


COVID-19 vaccine could cost about 500,000 sharks their …
COVID-19 vaccine could cost about 500,000 sharks their lives, experts say Advocacy group claims environmental impact could be devastating COVID-19 vaccine cost about half a million sharks their lives


500,000 Sharks Could Be Killed in the Race to Produce a …
A shark conservation group estimates that 500,000 sharks could be killed in the race to produce an effective Covid-19 vaccine for the global population.


Sharks can aid COVID vaccine with squalene oil in liver …
Depending on the dosage, about 22,000 sharks could be killed to supply the U.S. with COVID-19 vaccines, although it’s unlikely every American will receive one. In its original home, the compound …


Advocacy group warns that 500,000 sharks may need to die …
According to a shark advocacy group, the production of a COVID-19 vaccine could result in the deaths of nearly 500,000 sharks worldwide.


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