Medicine's Ten Greatest Discoveries - Jenner

Dr Tom Osborn osborn at socs.uts.edu.au
Sun Aug 30 17:18:11 EST 1998


Poor old Edward Jenner copped a bit of a hiding from Steve Harris.

The ABC radio (Australia's govt radio, a bit like PBS) ran a defence
of Jenner on its Ockham's Razor programme. It's worth a read...

http://www.abc.net.au/rn/science/ockham/stories/s356.htm

This places Jenner's "barbarity" in context.

Tom.
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