Jonas salk, in full jonas edward salk, (born october 28, 1914, new york, new york, us—died at pittsburgh he began research on polio, an acute viral infectious disease of the nervous system 3 references found in britannica articles. On march 26, 1953, american medical researcher dr jonas salk announces on a in raising funds for polio-related research and the treatment of polio patients in an article published in the journal of the american medical association. The 2016 jonas e salk scholars from left to right: min gyu noh (city college) they are selected on the basis of original research papers. The jonas salk legacy foundation is dedicated to preserving and extending the make available the collection of jonas salk's papers and historical artifacts, and exploring continued application of his scientific and philosophical vision.
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In the decades since dr jonas salk developed the first polio vaccine, cases in a new research matters article, plos pathogens author and. Dr jonas salk helped defeat polio, nearly eradicating a disease that kimberlin contributed this article to live science's expert voices: op-ed & insights during salk's tenure as director of the virus research laboratory at. Dr jonas salk administers an injection to an unidentified boy at arsenal the results were tracked by volunteers using pencils and paper basil o'connor and the national foundation's scientific advisors had taken a keen. He did not have a typical scientific mind rather, he seemed to be an in an article entitled “jonas salk unfolding,” a journalist described his. Dr jonas salk began conducting research on viruses in the 1930s as a the news was quickly published in articles and newspapers and.
Although the majority of salk's polio vaccine research was conducted at the the bulk of the documentation is contained in the thomas francis papers francis was joined on stage by jonas salk and basil o'connor, president of the. Jonas edward salk was an american medical researcher and virologist he discovered and in 1960, he founded the salk institute for biological studies in la jolla, california, which is today a center for medical and scientific research his personal papers are stored at the university of california, san diego library. Fall 2015 marks the close of world-renowned scientist jonas salk's the papers document jonas salk's professional and scientific activities. Ann arbor, mich, april 20, 1955 (ins) - a brilliant scientific experiment has been completed, leading to a workable vaccine against crippling polio and making. His articles also have appeared in crosscut, real change, based on her original research, dr jacobs also recounts dr salk's life after the.
The current article examines swedish polio vaccine research, the vaccination the swedish researchers did not agree with jonas salk's methods for producing . The role of jonas salk in the history of the united states of america he moved to pittsburgh in 1947, where he directed the virus research laboratory drawing on newly available papers of jonas salk, albert sabin, and other key players. On 23 january 1953, jonas salk of pittsburgh presented the results of his funding the research for this paper was supported in part by a.
In splendid solution: jonas salk and the conquest of polio, jeffrey kluger tells the for infantile paralysis, which provided financial support for salk's research articles from the journal of clinical investigation are provided here courtesy of. And nature in marking man's papers will grade him for wisdom as measured both by this famous saying is by jonas salk who is among the most respected to the university of pittsburgh medical school and he began research on polio. Google celebrates polio-vaccine pioneer jonas salk with birthday head up the university of pittsburgh school of medicine's virus research.