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How a crumbling antibiotics infrastructure could yield 'catastrophe'

PBS, 31 Jul 2020
The antibiotics industry has suffered an alarming collapse that has become even more troubling as secondary bacterial infections threaten patients suffering from COVID-19. Why has production of these vital medicines stagnated, and what can be done to address the problem? Economics correspondent Paul Soman reports on why lifesaving drugs don't necessarily translate to lucrative businesses.

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