Waldemar Mordecai Haffkine, CIE (1860–1930): prophylactic vaccination against cholera and bubonic plague in British India

@article{Hawgood2007WaldemarMH,
  title={Waldemar Mordecai Haffkine, CIE (1860–1930): prophylactic vaccination against cholera and bubonic plague in British India},
  author={B. Hawgood},
  journal={Journal of Medical Biography},
  year={2007},
  volume={15},
  pages={19 - 9}
}
  • B. Hawgood
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Medical Biography
Waldemar Mordecai Haffkine developed an anticholera vaccine at the Pasteur Institute, Paris, in 1892. From the results of field trials in India from 1893 to 1896, he has been credited as having carried out the first effective prophylactic vaccination for a bacterial disease in man. When the plague pandemic reached Bombay, Haffkine became bacteriologist to the Government of (British) India (1896–1915). He soon produced an effective antiplague vaccine and large inoculation schemes were commenced… Expand
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