Sanofi Pasteur

1887

Institute Pasteur founded

1907

Sera production

 

Sanofi Pasteur

1922

First tetanus vaccine

Sanofi Pasteur

Sanofi Pasteur

1946

Anti-pertussis serum

1950s

  • Yellow fever vaccine
  • First Salk inactivated polio vaccine (injectable)

 

Sanofi Pasteur

Sanofi Pasteur

1960s

  • Lépine inactivated polio vaccine (injectable)
  • First polio vaccine (oral)
  • Influenza vaccine
  • Measles vaccine

1970s

  • Rubella vaccine
  • First group A Meningococcal vaccine
  • First groups A+C Meningococcal vaccine
  • Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and polio (injectable)
  • First rabies vaccine (human diploid origin)

 

Sanofi Pasteur

1980s

  • First plasmatic hepatitis B vaccine
  • First injectable Salk polio vaccine (Vero cells)
  • First rabies vaccine (on Vero cells)
  • MMR (Measles Mumps Rubella) vaccine
  • Hepatitis B vaccine (based on genetic engineering)
  • First haemophilus influenzae type B conjugate vaccine
  • First oral Sabin polio vaccine (Vero cells)
  • First typhoid vaccine (polysaccharides)

1990s

  • DT acellular pertussis vaccine for adults
  • Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whole cell) and haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine
  • First pentavalent diphtheria, tetanuas, pertussis (whole cell), poliomyelitis and haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine
  • Hepatitis A vaccine
  • First pentavalent vaccine with acellular pertussis
  • Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (acellular), poliomyelitis and vaccine
  • Adult booster against tetanus, diphtheria and polio

 

Sanofi Pasteur

2000s

  • First quadrivalent conjugate vaccine against meningococcal disease
  • Conjugate vaccine against meningococcal meningitis (A+C+W+Y)
  • Monovalent oral polio vaccine (type 1)
  • H5N1 pandemic influenza vaccine*
  • Smallpox vaccine†
  • First micro-needle vaccine against influenza
  • A(H1N1) monovalent influenza vaccine

Sanofi Pasteur

*to anticipate a potential pandemic
†to anticipate a potential bioterrorism attack

2010s

  • First dengue vaccine

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