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Jenner, Edward

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An English physician, born in Berkeley, and practised there; was the discoverer of inoculation with cowpox as a preventive of smallpox, or vaccination as it is called, a discovery which has immortalised his name (1749-1822).

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Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Jenner, Edward'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.

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