Smallpox Eradication

Some articles on smallpox:

Smallpox Survivors - History - Eradication
... See also Smallpox vaccine Since English physician Edward Jenner demonstrated the effectiveness of cowpox to protect humans from smallpox in 1796, various attempts were made to ... The US Congress passed the Vaccine Act of 1813 to ensure that safe smallpox vaccine would be available to the American public ... In British India a program was launched to propagate smallpox vaccination, through Indian vaccinators, under the supervision of European officials ...
Smallpox - History - Eradication
... See also Smallpox vaccine Since English physician Edward Jenner demonstrated the effectiveness of cowpox to protect humans from smallpox in 1796, various attempts were made to eliminate smallpox on a regional ... Vaccine Act of 1813 to ensure that safe smallpox vaccine would be available to the American public ... In British India a program was launched to propagate smallpox vaccination, through Indian vaccinators, under the supervision of European officials ...

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