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    The New York Times CompanyGINA KOLATA4/8/2112 min
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    • SEnkey
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      On Nov. 8, the first results of the Pfizer-BioNTech study came in, showing that the mRNA vaccine offered powerful immunity to the new virus. Dr. Kariko turned to her husband. “Oh, it works,” she said. “I thought so.”

      To celebrate, she ate an entire box of Goobers chocolate-covered peanuts. By herself.