Which singer helped fund the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine with a $1 million donation?
In April, less than a month after Covid-19 was officially declared a pandemic, Dolly Parton donated $1 million to fund coronavirus research at Vanderbilt University. More than seven months later, it's been revealed that the legendary performer's donation partially funded Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine. Dolly Parton received a shoutout in the announcement of the promising results of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine. Among the agencies and universities listed in the New England Joural of Medicine as funding sources for the vaccine was “the Dolly Parton COVID-19 Research Fund”.
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