Another vaccine, another story: BCG vaccination against tuberculosis in India, 1948 to 1960.

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Through an examination of mass BCG vaccination against tuberculosis in India between 1948 and 1960 this article draws attention to the diversity of the history of vaccination. The features of vaccination campaigns often differed from those of the celebrated campaign to eradicate smallpox. Due to differences between smallpox and tuberculosis as well as… (More)

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@article{Brimnes2011AnotherVA, title={Another vaccine, another story: BCG vaccination against tuberculosis in India, 1948 to 1960.}, author={Niels Brimnes}, journal={Ciencia & saude coletiva}, year={2011}, volume={16 2}, pages={397-407} }