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Edward Jenner


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Edward Jenner Discovered the Rabies Vaccine
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He discovered the smallpox vaccine
Edward Jenner
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Vaccination
(1796) Edward Jenner, an English country doctor, performed the first vaccination against smallpox after discovering that inoculation with cowpox provides immunity. Jenner formulated his theory after noticing that patients who work with cattle and had come into contact with cowpox never came down with smallpox when an epidemic ravaged the countryside in 1788.
Robert William Sievier
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Figure of Edward Jenner, 1823






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