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Neglected Tropical Disease Drugs: What are they Telling Us About Innovation?

10:38 AM MDT | March 12, 2012 | Girish Malhotra

by Girish Malhotra, president of Epcot International (Pepper Pike, OH) During my career I have been involved in process simplification and cost reduction of different chemistries, chemicals and processes. When I am discussing any process, my mind always races to understand its chemistry, manufacturing process and how the cost lowered and the profit improved. This blog is a follow up of an earlier blog - December 2011 Manufacturing Opportunity in Drugs for Infectious Diseases. I am using here the example of three drugs for Neglected Tropical Diseases...

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