2020-06-03 00:00:00, Zhiyuan Sun, The Motley Fool

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Two pharmaceutical giants

First on the list is GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK), which, together with Sanofi (NASDAQ:SNY), is developing an adjuvanted vaccine (that means it contains an ingredient to help achieve better immune response) targeting SARS-CoV-2.

Today, let us look at two companies investigating SARS-CoV-2 vaccines in current or upcoming clinical trials, and determine which one is a better buy.

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The use of an adjuvant can be of particular importance in a pandemic situation since it may reduce the amount of vaccine protein required per dose, allowing more vaccine doses to be produced and therefore contributing to protect more people.

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RNA vaccines use a different approach that takes advantage of the process that cells use to make proteins: cells use DNA as the template to make messenger RNA (mRNA) molecules, which are then translated to build proteins.

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