Mission possible

@article{Hopkins2007MissionP,
  title={Mission possible},
  author={Andrew L. Hopkins and Michael J Witty and Solomon Nwaka},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2007},
  volume={449},
  pages={166-169}
}
ew drugs are urgently needed for neglected tropical diseases and tuberculosis. Although one person in six suffers from such diseases, the few drugs available are not widely used, owing to problems with safety, administration, cost and — increasingly — resistance of the infectious agents. Moreover, there is a shortage of potential drugs for these diseases. So how do we meet this challenge and accelerate the flow of drugs through the pipeline? The dearth of new drugs entering development for… 
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