Influenza is a challenging disease for vaccine researchers. At any given time, multiple influenza strains are circulating, and immunity against one strain does not necessarily provide protection against others.
Renowned vaccinologist Stanley A. Plotkin, MD, creator of the rubella vaccine used throughout most of the world, helped inaugurate the History of Vaccines website with his November 3 lecture entitled “Four Centuries of Vaccinology.” This lecture is now available to view here on the History of Vaccines blog. The video features footage of Dr.
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In the United States, meningitis is thought of as an extremely rare disease.