Fudan University is a Shanghai-based educational institute that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs as well as doctoral degree programs to its students. It also has affiliated hospitals and researchers.
The university partnered with several other entities, such as Shanghai JiaoTong University and RNACure Biopharma, to develop a vaccine for COVID-19. The partnership revolved around using RNA to develop a lipid nanoparticles-encapsulated mRNA cocktail encoding receptor binding domain.
CanSino Biological, Moderna, and INOVIO Lead COVID-19 Vaccine Race; 42 Other Candidates in Pre-Clinical Stage
April 10, 2020
Shanghai Fudan University
June 25, 2012
Towards an effective mRNA vaccine against 2019-nCoV