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Coronavirus: Half a million sharks 'could be killed for vaccine', experts warn

WorldNews Monday, 28 September 2020
Coronavirus: Half a million sharks 'could be killed for vaccine', experts warnHalf a million sharks could be killed for their natural oil to produce coronavirus vaccines, according to conservationists. One ingredient used in some COVID-19 vaccine candidates is squalene, a natural oil made in the liver of sharks. Squalene is currently used as an adjuvant in medicine - an ingredient that increases...
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