“A dream told me to “A dream told me to
do it.” do it.”
Dr. Carl Alving Dr. Carl Alving
on his inspiration on his inspiration
for inventing for inventing
the vaccine patch. the vaccine patch.
Carl R. Alving, M.D.
Chief of the Department of Adjuvant & Antigen Research,
Division of Retrovirology
at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
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