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English scientist


Edward Jenner is widely credited as the pioneer of smallpox vaccine, and is sometimes referred to as the 'Father of Immunology'.

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 The joy I felt as the prospect before me of being the instrument destined to take away from the world one of its greatest calamities (smallpox) was so excessive that I found myself in a kind of reverie 
— Edward Jenner
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 I hope that some day the practice of producing cowpox in human beings will spread over the world - when that day comes, there will be no more smallpox 
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 The deviation of man from the state in which he was originally placed by nature seems to have proved to him a prolific source of diseases 
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 Making a discovery may never come or it may take a long time and only come to fruition after your death - it is a privilege to make a real difference in your own life time. 
— Edward Jenner
 I shall endeavour still further to prosecute this inquiry, an inquiry I trust not merely speculative, but of sufficient moment to inspire the pleasing hope of its becoming essentially beneficial to mankind. 
— Edward Jenner