Posted Aug. 18, 2014 at 6:38 a.m.

Premium Lock Ebola puts focus on drugs made in tobacco plants

Published: 2014-08-18 06:38:47
Updated: 2014-08-18 06:38:47

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It's an eye-catching angle in the story of an experimental treatment for Ebola: The drug comes from tobacco plants. Medicago has a new production facility in Research Triangle Park. Once approved by federal authorities, it's expected to be able to make 30 million doses of seasonal flu vaccine a year, or 120 million vaccine doses to fight a major outbreak of "pandemic" flu if the government requests it....

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