WHO approves synthetic source of artemisinin

New Drug Approvals

 

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Rachel Mundy

 13 May 2013

A genetically engineered source of the chemical required to make antimalarial drugs has received WHO approval, paving the way for improved access to affordable treatment against malaria in developing countries.

http://www.scidev.net/en/health/malaria/news/who-approves-synthetic-source-of-artemisinin.html?goback=%2Egmp_165490%2Egde_165490_member_240860517

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