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Fat profits behind steady rise in fake drugs worldwide

The global trade with counterfeit drugs is booming – it’s an extremely lucrative business with potentially lethal side effects. Cross-border cooperation is trying to curb the deadly trade. The counterfeiters are unscrupulous: Painkillers are made...

Milk Problems in China

Having safe milk has become more difficult in China. China was first alerted to large-scale contamination of milk five years ago. In what was termed by the WHO as one of the biggest incidents of...

Pharma sector changes as generic market grows

Medicine can save lives if you can get it and afford it. But now, generics are a cheaper alternative to more expensive brand name drugs. Generics no longer only play a major role in developing...

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Scientists lift moratorium on H5N1 research

International scientists have declared an end to a moratorium on research into mutant forms of the deadly H5N1 bird flu. Since influenza viruses are constantly changing, research is crucial, WHO’s Gregory Härtl told DW. DW:...