Edward Jenner

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Daily Journal
COMMENTARY: Do we have vaccination amnesia?ago in Africa, India and China, and in the Ottoman Empire. The ultimate success
COMMENTARY: Do we have vaccination amnesia?
Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
ago in Africa, India and China, and in the Ottoman Empire. The ultimate success of smallpox vaccination is credited to Sir Edward Jenner in England. In 1796, he successfully introduced the technique of cowpox vaccination, demonstrating its... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Appeal for information after five cats found dumped in toilet at Stockport's Stepping Hill Hospitalold - were discovered in a blue cat carrier on Sunday afternoon. Their names a
Appeal for information after five cats found dumped in toilet at Stockport's Stepping Hill Hospital
Manchester Evening News / Posted 11 days ago
old - were discovered in a blue cat carrier on Sunday afternoon. Their names are Florence (Nightingale), Marie (Curie), Edward (Jenner), Alexander (Fleming) and Louis (Pasteur). Read More The charity is now appealing for information about who... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Dr. Donald Henderson: The man who stamped out smallpoxAlthough that sometimes produced a full-blown lethal infection, it killed much
Dr. Donald Henderson: The man who stamped out smallpox
The Globe and Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Although that sometimes produced a full-blown lethal infection, it killed much less often than epidemics did. In 1796, Dr. Edward Jenner, an English physician, infected a young boy with cowpox taken from a blister on a milkmaid’s hand. Cowpox, a... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Man versus virusa smallpox epidemic hit the Midwest and America’s health system failed. “Futur
Man versus virus
Namibia Economist / Posted 1 months ago
a smallpox epidemic hit the Midwest and America’s health system failed. “Future generations”, wrote Thomas Jefferson to Edward Jenner, the inventor of the smallpox vaccine, “will know by history only that the loathsome smallpox has existed.” Two... Read more

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