Edward Jenner and the Discovery of Vaccination

This online exhibition showcases rare books and historical documents dealing with immunization, with a focus on Edward Jenner's role in the discovery of vaccination. His research was based on careful case studies and clinical observation more than a hundred years before scientists could explain the viruses themselves.

Author(s): Thomas Cooper Library, University of South Carolina

Published: 1996

Resource types: Website

Diseases: Not disease/vaccine specific

Topics: General information

Regions: Global