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Chemicals industry roundup 2020


Pandemic provides impetus to re-tune supply chains for resilience and sustainability

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Pharmaceuticals roundup 2020


Alongside the race for Covid-19 treatments and vaccines, the industry has maintained momentum

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Chemists amid coronavirus: 2020 in review


How the pandemic has changed the way we live and work around the world

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The COVID-19 pandemic and the future

This series of Chemistry World reports is part of a forth coming e-book and hardback to be published by the Royal Society of Chemistry. The book was motivated by a desire on the part of the editors and the authors to produce a body of information on the new and deadly coronavirus about which the world was largely uninformed and for which it was totally unprepared. 

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Originally developed to treat flu and marketed in Japan as Avigan, promising Covid-19 trial results have seen countries stockpiling this medication by the millions

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