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Malignant virus in polio vaccine linked to cancer

...found traces of a monkey virus that contaminated the polio vaccine in the 1950s in a common form of highly malignant human...hope for new therapies for the malignancies. The Salk polio vaccine, administered by injection in the United States and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/14/tec_338648.shtml
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Scientists probe 40-year-old monkey virus contamination

...virus by taking a contaminated polio vaccine in the 1950s. Scientists now...the tainted vaccine. Today's polio vaccine is tested to ensure it is free...that Americans shouldn't fear polio vaccine and noted he recently had his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/30/tec_203347.shtml
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Bin Laden's neighbors noticed strange things

ABBOTTABAD, Pakistan - When a woman involved in a polio vaccine drive turned up at Osama bin Laden's hideaway, she remarked to the men behind the high walls about the expensive SUVs parked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/osama-bin-laden/2011-05-04/bin-ladens-neighbors-not
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Vaccine tops news of 1950s

...subsequent decades on Mondays through mid-July. The top selections for the 1950s are: 1953: Dr. Jonas Salk's polio vaccine is proven effective. (9 votes) 1957: Soviets launch Sputnik, first space satellite; space race begins. (5 votes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/14/met_263611.shtml
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Connection between design and devotion studied

...partnership. Koonce became interested in neuroscience over a decade ago after he met Jonas Salk, who developed the polio vaccine. The doctor told Koonce that while stymied on a breakthrough, he made a retreat to Assisi, Italy. The great buildings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/31/rel_423907.shtml
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Health officials report polio eradication in sight

...It is transmitted through food or water contaminated by the fecal matter of an infected person. Before the first polio vaccine was developed in 1955, the disease was the scourge of children worldwide. Thousands of children in the United States...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/29/tec_341629.shtml
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Scientist disputes article

...when it blamed contaminated polio vaccine for the spread of the monkey virus...some human tumors) came from the polio vaccine," she said. The monkey virus...alive at the time the contaminated polio vaccine was used, she said. In her study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/19/tec_253896.shtml
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Atlanta-based CDC employee honored for efforts to eliminate polio

...million in grants and the purchase of 600 million doses of polio vaccine. Much of Johnson's time is spent chasing down leads...fecal matter of an infected person. Before the first polio vaccine was developed in 1955, thousands of children in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/15/met_397221.shtml
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Readers to pick No. 1 story of the century

...begins in Europe. 1941: Japan bombs Pearl Harbor; United States enters World War II. 1953: Dr. Jonas Salk's polio vaccine is proven effective. 1963: President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas. 1974: President Richard M. Nixon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/27/met_266513.shtml
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Images become part of history

...people and great photos of unknown people. A little boy named Ron Cole, unflinching, being injected with the Salk polio vaccine in Portland, Ind., in 1955. Marine Lance Cpl. Perron Shinnerman, his leg claimed by a land mine in Vietnam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/18/met_273712.shtml
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