Will receiving an mRNA vaccine alter my DNA?

Will receiving an mRNA vaccine alter my DNA?

mRNA stands for messenger ribonucleic acid and can be described as ‘instructions for how to make a protein or even just a piece of a protein’. mRNA is not able to The mRNA from a COVID-19 vaccine never enter the nucleus of the cell, which is where our DNA are kept and therefore cannot alter or modify a person’s genetic makeup (DNA). Instead, COVID-19 vaccines that use mRNA work with the body’s natural defences to safely develop protection (immunity) to disease.