Nobel Prize in medicine

The Nobel prize for medicine was awarded today to three pioneers for their parasite-fighting discoveries in the 70’s and 80’s.  (link below)

It is interesting that a traditional Chinese medicine was the inspiration for a malaria treatment. And, a treatment for the crusted scabies and other parasites, Stromectol, comes from natural product of certain germs.

http://customwire.ap.org/dynamic/stories/N/NOBEL_MEDICINE_NJOL-?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2015-10-05-13-46-48

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