Musk: Tesla to build RNA microfactories for CureVac

Thursday, 02. July 2020 10:36

Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter on Thursday to note that the company will build RNA microfactories for CureVac and perhaps other coronavirus vaccine manufacturers as a side project.

Adding to a tweet in which he lauded the potential of synthetic DNA and RNA, he stated that this would turn the search for cures for many diseases into a "software problem."

On Wednesday, Tesla became the most valuable car manufacturer in the world, leaving behind Toyota Motor Corp. as a second. Tesla's stocks jumped 6.02% at 4:40 am ET, going for $1,187.00.

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