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 When was the polio vaccine invented?

Answer In 1952, Dr. Jonas Salk, working at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, developed the injectable inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), which contains killed polio virus. Dr. Albert Sabin de... Read More »
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When was the vaccine for polio invented?

Dr. Jonas Salk began to study the polio virus at the University of Pittsburgh in 1947. He developed the first vaccine for the disease in 1952 by combining three types of viruses. Public distributio... Read More »
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When was the injected polio vaccine invented?

The polio vaccine was announced as safe in 1955 by Jonas Salk, after 1954 field trials injected the vaccine or placebo in 623,972 schoolchildren. It was one of the largest and most publicized field... Read More »
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Where and when was the polio vaccine invented?

The first ever polio vaccine was developed by Dr Jonas Salk at the University of Pittsburgh in the early 1950s. It was a killed vaccine that was tested in clinical trials in 1954 and ultimately gai... Read More »
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Who invented polio vaccine?

There are two different polio vaccines. The injected polio virus was invented by Dr. Salk, and the oral polio virus was invented by Dr. Sabin.
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