Vaccination has contributed to saving more lives than any other medical intervention in history.
This Nature Milestone includes a new interactive timeline, articles and explanatory animations that provide a historical perspective of the key breakthroughs in the field of vaccines and explores:
- The origins of vaccination
- Alum adjuvant discovery and potency
- Another layer of protection
- Public trust in vaccines
Watch our new animations
How do vaccines work and how are new vaccines developed? Check out the animations below to find out more.