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On this day in history – April 26, 1954 – Polio vaccine trials begin

Posted on April 26, 2018 at 9:42 am

Apr 26 THIS DAY IN HISTORY 1954 Polio vaccine trials begin On this day in 1954, the Salk polio vaccine field trials, involving 1.8 million children, begin at the Franklin Sherman Elementary School in McLean, Virginia. Children in the United States, Canada and Finland participated in the trials,...
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