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Chinese mRNA vaccine developer raises a record $200m

Fresh funds to finance clinical trials and production of vaccine candidate

Venture capital is continuing to pour into the novel technology to fight COVID-19 and future viral threats.   © Reuters

Vaccine startup Stemirna Therapeutics has raised $200 million -- a record for Chinese vaccine developers specializing in messenger RNA (mRNA) technology -- showing that venture capital continues to bet on the technology to combat the COVID-19 pandemic and future viral threats.

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