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Two polio vaccines are used throughout the world to combat poliomyelitis (or polio). The first was developed by Jonas Salk and first tested in 1952. Announced to the world by Salk on April 12, 1955, it consists of an injected...
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Polio vaccine info for parents, public, and healthcare professionals ... Most people should get polio vaccine when they are children. ...
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Most people should get polio vaccine when they are. children. ... Both vaccines give immunity to polio, but OPV is better at keeping the disease ...
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Explains what the vaccine is, when children should receive it, and what to do if a child has a reaction to it.
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The development of effective vaccines to prevent paralytic polio was one of the ... live attenuated (weakened) oral polio vaccine (OPV) developed by Dr. Albert ...
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IPV, a killed polio vaccine, is administered subcutaneously via injection while ... There are many biological and practical advantages to the Oral Polio Vaccine. ...
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Biography of the discoverer of the first effective polio vaccine.
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Polio Vaccine. Questions & Answers. Click here for a fully formatted PDF version of ... What are the polio vaccines that have followed the first Salk vaccine? ...
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Describes early research efforts, the work of Jonas Salk and Albert Bruce Sabin, and the advantages and disadvantages of the vaccines they developed.
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Polio Vaccine Definition The poliomyelitis ( polio ) vaccine protects against ... The development of two polio vaccines led to the first modern mass inoculations. ...
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The Oral Sabin Polio vaccine is cultured in monkey kidney tissue. ... Any mention of cancer-causing monkey viruses in the polio vaccine was not welcomed by NIH. ...
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Learn how Polio Vaccines have aided against the spread of the disease and have been regarded as one of the greatest medical stories of the 20<sup>th</sup> century.
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... offers detailed information regarding Polio, including symptoms, vaccinations, and ... Since the polio vaccines became available, the disease has more or less ...
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There are two kinds of polio vaccine: IPV, which is the shot recommended in the ... Both vaccines give immunity to polio, but OPV is better at keeping the disease ...
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Learn about polio disease and IPV vaccine. Get information about vaccine risks and benefits. ... Two polio vaccines have been available since 1961. ...
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Problems with Polio shot,vaccine ,immunization by Mary Tocco,anti-vaccine, anti-immunization, ant-shot ... A Letter to Grandparents on the Polio Vaccine ...
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First polio vaccine. Notable awards. Lasker Award (1956) ... 4.5 Final conquest of polio and the Sabin vaccine controversy. 4.6 10th anniversary ceremonies ...
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Salk produces polio vaccine. 1952. Poliomyelitis has been ... On July 2, 1952, Salk tried a refined vaccine on children who'd already had polio and recovered. ...
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Key writings about the theory that AIDS developed from contaminated polio vaccines used in Africa in the late 1950s ... known, modern polio vaccines are safe ...
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Get information on how Polio Vaccine is used, including different forms of the medication and how ... Both vaccines give immunity to polio, but OPV is better ...
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