Timeline History

Deadly Disease Timeline 1941 - 1950



Year disease (findings) / outbreaks scientific reasearch/cure Medicines Articles
1941                    
1942
       
1943 The Americans acquired Sontochin when Tunis was liberated from the Germans. They changed its composition slightly and called it Chloroquine.        
1944   Standard insulin syringe is developed, helping to make diabetes management more uniform.        
1945 Large-scale spraying with DDT of breeding areas in the US but probably contributed little to the final disappearance of malaria because competent vectors still remain. There are still occasional outbreaks of malaria in the US, associated with infected people coming back from malaria areas. First vaccine for influenza      
1946          
1947          
1948   Eradication programme successful
       
1949   Dr. Best co-founds a diabetes association under the name Diabetic Association of Ontario. It later becomes known as the Canadian Diabetes Association.        
1950          
Year disease (findings) / outbreaks scientific reasearch/cure


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