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Public vaccination began after English physician Edward Jenner learned that milkmaids were protected from smallpox after exposure to cowpox, a related virus in cows.Vaccine hesitancy is nothing new. Here’s the damage it’s done over centuries|Tara Haelle|May 11, 2021|Science News
In 1798, the English physician Edward Jenner had shown that an injection of cowpox — variolae vaccinae — protected people from the horrors of smallpox.Covid-19 showed the urgency of investing in public health. Will we listen?|J.M. Opal, Steven Opal|April 9, 2021|Washington Post
Another function of the board of health is the preparation and distribution of vaccine (material containing the virus of cowpox).A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
Whether cowpox is a modified form of smallpox or a distinct disease is unknown.
After he had differentiated genuine cowpox, however, there was no difficulty in tracing its apparent protective power.
The boy went through an attack of cowpox in a regularly satisfactory manner.
Jenner demonstrated conclusively that the cowpox protects the human constitution from the infection of smallpox.