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Giant Microbe: RNA (Ribonucleic Acid)

Giant Microbe: RNA (Ribonucleic Acid)

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A great gift for adults, students, teachers, healthcare professionals, science lovers, gene enthusiasts and everyone interested in who they are and where they are from.

This RNA plush toy is approximately 26cm long, includes a printed card with fun, educational, and fascinating facts, and is safe for ages 3 and up.

Materials and Care Instructions: Plush from all new materials. Stuffed with polyester fiber fill. Surface washable: sponge with water & soap, air dry.

Giantmicrobes are based on actual microbes, cells, and organisms, only 1,000,000 times actual size!


RNA and its molecular cousin DNA are nucleic acids that carry the genetic code. RNA, or ribonucleic acid, acts as an intermediate messenger for genes, the unit of inheritance carried in DNA.

RNA has played a starring role in vaccine technology helping to end the Covid-19 pandemic and save lives. Two Covid vaccines use messenger RNA to cause cells to produce a protein that stimulates the production of antibodies. Then you can destroy the actual coronavirus if it attacks your body.

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