Scientists shown in image are credited with discovery of
A. Polio virus growth in cultures
B. HIV virus
D. DNA double helix model
Ans A :Polio virus growth in cultures
- Scientists are Enders, Weller, Robbins
- In 1954, John Enders, Thomas Weller, and Frederick Robbins were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine “for their discovery of the ability of poliomyelitis viruses to grow in cultures of various types of tissue.
- This discovery provided for the first time opportunities to produce both inactivated and live polio vaccines.