Southeast Asia Roundup: Thailand, Vietnam, TPP And Infectious Disease Diagnosis
This article was originally published in PharmAsia News
A key drug firm in Thailand has pushed the government to upgrade regulatory standards, while Vietnam sees a surge cardiovascular disease, nations in the region that are part of the Trans-Pacific Partnership talks reportedly zero in on compulsory licensing and several countries have joined together to develop faster diagnosis of infectious diseases.
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