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Making Medicines in Africa

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    Chapter 1 Introduction: African Industrial Development, Values and Health Care
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    Chapter 2 Making Medicines in Africa: An Historical Political Economy Overview
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    Chapter 3 Pharmaceuticals in Kenya: The Evolution of Technological Capabilities
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    Chapter 4 Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Decline in Tanzania: How Possible Is a Turnaround to Growth?
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    Chapter 5 Bringing Industrial and Health Policies Closer: Reviving Pharmaceutical Production in Ethiopia
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    Chapter 6 South-South Collaboration in Pharmaceuticals: Manufacturing Anti-retroviral Medicines in Mozambique
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    Chapter 7 Can Foreign Firms Promote Local Production of Pharmaceuticals in Africa?
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    Chapter 8 Raising the Technological Level: The Scope for API, Excipients, and Biologicals Manufacture in Africa
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    Chapter 9 Health Systems as Industrial Policy: Building Collaborative Capabilities in the Tanzanian and Kenyan Health Sectors and Their Local Suppliers
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    Chapter 10 The Dissemination of Local Health Innovations: Political Economy Issues in Brazil
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    Chapter 11 Healthy Industries and Unhealthy Populations: Lessons from Indian Problem-Solving
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    Chapter 12 Policies to Control Prices of Medicines: Does the South African Experience Have Lessons for Other African Countries?
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    Chapter 13 Pharmaceutical Standards in Africa: The Road to Improvement and Their Role in Technological Capability Upgrading
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    Chapter 14 Innovative Procurement for Health and Industrial Development
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    Chapter 15 Industry Associations and the Changing Politics of Making Medicines in South Africa
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    Chapter 16 Finance and Incentives to Support the Development of National Pharmaceutical Industries
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Chapter title
Raising the Technological Level: The Scope for API, Excipients, and Biologicals Manufacture in Africa
Chapter number 8
Book title
Making Medicines in Africa
Published by
Palgrave Macmillan UK, January 2016
DOI 10.1007/978-1-137-54647-0_8
Book ISBNs
978-1-137-57133-5, 978-1-137-54647-0

Joseph Fortunak, Skhumbuzo Ngozwana, Tsige Gebre-Mariam, Tiffany Ellison, Paul Watts, Martins Emeje, Frederick E. Nytko III, Frederick E. Nytko


Maureen Mackintosh, Geoffrey Banda, Paula Tibandebage, Watu Wamae

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The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 12 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 12 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 17%
Student > Bachelor 2 17%
Lecturer 1 8%
Student > Master 1 8%
Student > Postgraduate 1 8%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 5 42%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 1 8%
Nursing and Health Professions 1 8%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 8%
Social Sciences 1 8%
Medicine and Dentistry 1 8%
Other 1 8%
Unknown 6 50%