TITLE

Want a good

AUTHOR(S)
Boswell, Clay
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/1/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 12, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on counterfeit drugs. Their origin and effects have been discussed elaborately. India, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and China are the major source of these medicines which are a problem to developed as well underdeveloped nations. According to Peter Pitts, president of the New York-based Center for Medicine in the Public Interest, more than half the drugs sold in Africa are counterfeit. Problems faced in safeguarding counterfeit drugs have been discussed.
ACCESSION #
26931040

 

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