Maybe you know that Edward Jenner is sometimes called the “Father of Immunology.” Maybe you know that Jonas Salk developed the polio vaccine and declined to patent his invention. Maybe you’ve kept your finger on the pulse of vaccine news in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and consider yourself something of an amateur expert on the topic.
Whatever level of knowledge you have, there’s always more to learn about vaccines, from when they were first introduced to how they actually work. On this episode of The List Show, Mental Floss editor-in-chief Erin McCarthy is covering it all.
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