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2013-12-20 23:20:18

The extension will enable the program to receive up to an additional US$ 75 million in funds for technical assistance to strengthen country medicines regulatory systems and help ensure the quality and safety of medicines that are essential to USAID’s priority health programs. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) is pleased to report that USAID has extended the Promoting the Quality of Medicines (PQM) program through September 2019. USP has been...

2013-12-03 23:02:15

PharmaCheck, a new inexpensive and portable tool with the potential to revolutionize detection of poor-quality medicines around the world, has been selected by Scientific American as one of the science magazine’s “World Changing Ideas of 2013 — Ten ways science may jazz up our gadgets, help to solve our most intractable problems and save lives.” PharmaCheck is featured in Scientific American’s December issue. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 PharmaCheck, a new...

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This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'