Julius S. Youngner (24 October 1920 – 27 April 2017) was an American Distinguished Service Professor in the School of Medicine and Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics at University of Pittsburgh responsible for advances necessary for development of a vaccine for poliomyelitis and the first intranasal equine influenza vaccine.
Julius S. Youngner
24 October 1920
|Died||April 27, 2017 (aged 96)|
|Alma mater||New York University|
University of Michigan
|Known for||First polio vaccine, equine influenza vaccine|
|Institutions|| United States Army(-1946)|
U.S. Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, United States Navy
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics(1949-2000)
- Obituary: Julius Youngner | Last surviving member of Salk vaccine team
- "University of Pittsburgh Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics". University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
- "University of Pittsburgh Researchers Develop Virus for First Intranasal Equine Influenza Vaccine". www.upmc.com. Retrieved 2016-01-28.