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 Who developed the first oral polio vaccine?

Answer Albert Sabin developed the first oral polio vaccine, used since 1961. Unlike the injected vaccine developed earlier by Jonas Salk, the oral vaccine contains weakened live viruses. It's a stronger, ... Read More »
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Who developed the oral polio vaccine?

Dr. Albert Sabin developed the live, oral polio vaccine, which confers lifetime immunity to the disease, according to the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. The hospital's Research Foun... Read More »
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Who invented the first oral polio vaccine?

Jonas Salk invented the first polio vaccine, but it was only available by injection. A Polish medical doctor named Hilary Koprowski invented the first oral polio vaccine (OPV), which was originally... Read More »
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Who developed the 1st polio vaccine?

Dr. Jonas Salk began researching the polio virus in 1947 at the University of Pittsburgh, and began work developing a vaccine. He developed a successful polio vaccine in 1952 by using three types o... Read More »
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