Republish this article
1st September 2014

The curious history of the syringe

It’s hard to imagine present day medicine without it: vaccine shots, blood tests, IVs. But where did it come from? Who came up with it and what was it used for? 

Photo Credit: davidd/Flickr

We value your privacy

We use cookies to speed up your navigation of the website, recognize you and your access privileges, and track your website usage. We may use third-party companies to further customise your experience and make it more relevant to your needs and interests, both on this website and third-party platforms.

Learn more