Brazil, Malawi shows way to low-cost cancer therapy

From Face of Malawi Tue Dec 4 2012, 07:10:33

Brazil and Malawi have shown the way to low-cost childhood cancer treatment in developing countries. "Our findings mean it is time to re-evaluate global health policy," said Alexandra Martiniuk from the University of Sydney School of Public Health and The George Institute, who co-authored the study. Worldwide, an estimated 175,000 children are diagnosed with cancer [...]

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