Woeful conditions in a South African hospital helped lead Wadman to journalism.

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From Controversy to Cure

A once-vilified Stanford professor was key to the development of the rubella vaccine. Stanford alum Meredith Wadman tells his story in a new book.

Stanford Magazine
May 8, 2017 · 4 min read
Leonard Hayflick examines normal human fetal cells in the lab at The Wistar Institute, circa 1960.
Meredith Wadman

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