Scientists in Germany improve malaria drug production

Scientists in Germany improve malaria drug production

Berlin, Feb 21(AP/UNB)— Scientists in Germany who developed a new way to make a key malaria drug several years ago said Wednesday they have come up with a technique to make the process even more efficient, which should increase global access and reduce the cost.

 
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Scientists in Germany improve malaria drug production

Berlin, Feb 21(AP/UNB)— Scientists in Germany who developed a new way to make a key malaria drug several years ago said Wednesday they have come up with a technique to...

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Scientists in Germany improve malaria drug production

Berlin, Feb 21(AP/UNB)— Scientists in Germany who developed a new way to make a key malaria drug several years ago said Wednesday they have come up with a technique to ...