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These are differences between Live attenuated vaccine and Killed vaccine

 Live attenuated vaccine Killed vaccine

An attenuated vaccine is a vaccine created by reducing the virulence of a pathogen, but still keeping it viable (or "live").

An inactivated vaccine (or killed vaccine) is a vaccine consisting of virus particles, bacteria, or other pathogens that have been grown in culture and then lose disease producing capacity
Attenuation takes an infectious agent and alters it so that it becomes harmless or less virulent In contrast, live vaccines use pathogens that are still alive (but are almost always attenuated

 

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