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Articles related to polio

Naked Skeptic: The Girl in the Iron Lung
With Nigeria, Pakistan and Afghanistan the last remaining refuges of polio, most people today haven’t lived through a polio endemic and can’t truly appreciate the importance of vaccination.
Up Close: Viral diary: The global rise and near demise of polio
Virologist Prof Vincent Racaniello discusses how poliovirus causes paralysis, and how close we are to eradicating the disease.