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Focus more on drug discovery

23 September 2011

CHENNAI: Ram A Vishwakarma, director of the Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, urged students to discover more drugs to solve various health issues.
Addressing students at the 14th convocation at Sri Ramachandra University, he said, “Five or six centuries ago, India was a world leader in medical therapies, concepts, equipment and surgeries. Today, however, we have lost our capacity to do so, as shown by the fact that not a single drug discovered and developed in India is in the global market….

Written by csirindia

September 23, 2011 at 10:41 pm

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