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Cimap claims edge over China’s Nobel-winning drug

20 November 2015

LUCKNOW: Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP)’s loss was China’s gain. Anti-malaria drug artemisinin, for which China bagged the Nobel Prize last month, is what Lucknow-based CIMAP has extensively worked on since 1980s. But despite being awarded twice by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) for its research-and-development work on an anti-malarial drug, artemisinin, CIMAP missed the international recognition…



Written by csirindia

November 21, 2015 at 11:13 am

Posted in CIMAP, Uncategorized

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