Why the Speed of Science Is Impressive

Research doesn’t usually move this quickly

Julia Bauman, a researcher at the Broad Institute of MIT writes about how quickly science is moving now compared to usual times.

We may have to wait a little while for treatments, but waiting is necessary and worthwhile — time is the premium on safety and efficacy. Meanwhile, scientists, the medical community, and regulatory agencies are working really, really hard to combat this virus. We owe them a debt of gratitude for the many hours they’re working, the sacrifices…



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