Skip to content
Business
Prognosis

Cancer Vaccine Could Be Available by 2030, Say Scientists Behind Covid Shot

Ugur Sahin and his wife Özlem Türeci.

Ugur Sahin and his wife Özlem Türeci.

Photographer: Bernd von Jutrczenka/Pool/Getty Images

Cancer vaccines could be accessible to patients within the next decade, the husband and wife team behind one of the most successful Covid jabs has said.

German couple Professors Ugur Sahin and Ozlem Tureci said they are hesitant to say they can find a cure for cancer, but that they have had "breakthroughs" they will keep working on.