David H. Smith, MD
- David H. Smith, MD, one of the developers of the polysaccharide Hib vaccine, in the 1980s
David H. Smith, MD (1932-1998) , along with his colleague, Porter Anderson, PhD, began working on a vaccine for Haemophilus influenzae type B, a cause of meningitis, in the 1960s. Their polysaccharide vaccine was licensed in 1985.
- University of Rochester Medical Center
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