Salk, Jonas

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Jonas, U.S. immunologist, 1914-1995.
Salk polio vaccine - Synonym(s): Salk vaccine
Salk vaccine - the original poliovirus vaccine. Synonym(s): Salk polio vaccine
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Ratner expresses views on the HIV/AIDS epidemic and speculates on the possibility of the Salk polio vaccine as a source of introduction of HIV into human populations.
Jonas Salk's groundbreaking work on the Salk polio vaccine and then, through its volunteers and health networks, organized the vaccination clinics, record keeping, parents' meetings, blood samplings, stand-by transportation, and make-up clinics for absentees at each of the clinical trial sites.