Drugs for neglected diseases: a failure of the market and a public health failure?
Article first published online: 13 JAN 2002
Tropical Medicine & International Health
Volume 6, Issue 11, pages 945–951, November 2001
How to Cite
Trouiller, P. , Torreele, E. , Olliaro, P. , White, N. , Foster, S. , Wirth, D. and Pécoul, B. (2001), Drugs for neglected diseases: a failure of the market and a public health failure?. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 6: 945–951. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-3156.2001.00803.x
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- Article first published online: 13 JAN 2002
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