Timeline History

Deadly Disease Timeline 1951 - 1960



Year disease (findings) / outbreaks scientific reasearch/cure Medicines Articles
1951                    
1952   DDT resistance by Anopheles developed in several countries, prompting renewed efforts to use it on a wide scale before resistance became too widespread First vaccine for polio        
1953          
1954   First vaccine for anthrax

First vaccine for Japanese encephalitis
     
1955   World Health Assembly launched the malaria eradication initiative. Africa was excluded because of the extent of malaria transmission and because of a lack of infrastructure. Diabetes : Oral drugs are introduced to help lower blood glucose levels.        
1956          
1957   First vaccine for adenovirus-4 and 7        
1958          
1959 Two major types of diabetes are recognized: type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes and type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes.        
1960   The purity of insulin is improved. Home testing for sugar levels in urine increases level of control for people with diabetes.        
Year disease (findings) / outbreaks scientific reasearch/cure


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