6 October 2021 – In early July, science journalist Kai Kupferschmidt spoke with the co-founders of BioNTech Özlem Türeci and Ugur Sahin. Kai spoke with them about their journey from physician scientists to entrepreneurs and how BioNTech, a company with a strong focus on cancer developed the first approved Covid-19 vaccine in less than one year. Türeci and Sahin were elected EMBO Members in 2021.
Baptism by fire
Science journalist Kai Kupferschmidt interviewed the co-founders of BioNTech, Özlem Türeci and Ugur Sahin.