Edward Jenner Quiz

A quiz about Edward Jenner and his vaccine for Smallpox. Edward Jenner is known as the father of immunology. His work led to effective vaccination against Smallpox. Jenner’s first use of a vaccine was on a young boy. James Phipps, aged 8, had the pus from an infected cowpox postule drawn through an incision in … Read more

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