The Women Who Killed Whooping Cough

Whooping cough used to infect hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. and kill thousands of children every year. Join us as we learn about the women who developed the vaccine that has since saved thousands of lives.

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Sources:
http://www.cdc.gov/pertussis/about/signs-symptoms.html
http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/16/8/10-0288_article
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1861415/
http://grplpedia.grpl.org/wiki/images/6/65/328.pdf
https://books.google.com/books?id=ljfQ_Hw5SO0C&pg=PA111&lpg=PA111&dq=kendrick+refined+whole+cell+pertussis&source=bl&ots=dU7Q4oZj1R&sig=Xiz4xmmWnBB1cnCOtq5p3mJgoOQ&hl=en&sa=X&ei=rP71VIKQGMfooASkooCgBg&ved=0CD8Q6AEwBg#v=onepage&q=kendrick%20refined%20whole%20cell%20pertussis&f=false
http://iai.asm.org/content/69/7/4217.long
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3298325/

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