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A vaccine being administered.
vaccine was a chemical preparation that teaches a healthy immune system to fight a pathogen. Some vaccines were made of live bacilli, which had to be shipped in a stasis field. ( : " TNG ")
1960, scientists on a planet exactly like Earth developed the life prolongation complex. This was a series of viruses that became fatal when the infected individual entered puberty. In 2266, Doctor McCoy successfully developed a vaccine that cured at least the fatal form of the disease. ( : " TOS ")
This would go beyond the capabilities of what is currently understood to be a vaccine, which need to be administered before patients become affected.
2004, the Xindi-Reptilians who were gathering individuals of various blood types to create a bioweapon explained away their activities to Loomis by claiming they were working on an experimental vaccine for which they did not have approval. ( : " ENT ")
A shipment of highly perishable vaccines was among the medical equipment destined for
Theta VII. ( : " TOS ")
2364, Ligon II had a vaccine to cure Anchilles fever, which the population of Federation planet Styris IV was suffering from. The USS was sent Ligon II to negotiate with Enterprise-D Lutan, leader of the Ligonians, to acquire the vaccine. ( : " TNG ")
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2365, Hester Dealt speculated that a vaccine for the mutated strain of [[plasma plague might never be found. ( : " TNG ")
Retroviral vaccines in combination with
Bio-mimetic gels could create a biogenic weapon. ( : " TNG ")
24th century, radiogenic vaccines which protected against radiation were also available. ( : " VOY ")
In an ( alternate reality McCoy gave Kirk a vaccine for a viral infection spread by Melvaran mud fleas to which Kirk had a bad reaction resulting in swollen hands and numb tongue, which hindered his attempt to warn Uhura about a possible Romulan attack when Nero attacked Rura Penthe in 2258. )