How Vaccines Have Historically Benefitted Our Society
In this podcast, Vicente Planelles, PhD, talks about how specific vaccinations have benefitted our society, why some viruses can be eradicated while others cannot, and how misconceptions about the harms of vaccines started.
Vicente Planelles, PhD, is a professor in the Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Department of Pathology, at the University of Utah School of Medicine.
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