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By Neil Pearce

Dramatic and topical, hostile Reactions tells the tale of the fenoterol controversy, a big scientific scandal a few 15 years in the past concerning the bronchial asthma drug fenoterol, which was once inflicting an endemic of bronchial asthma deaths. writer Neil Pearce was once one of many researchers who chanced on, in adverse and sometimes demanding conditions, that fenoterol used to be the reason for this dreadful epidemic. In hostile Reactions: The Fenoterol tale, Pearce tells the tale of this discovery from a private point of view however it is one who increases many critical concerns approximately drug protection the world over and concerning the contest among funds and technology in scientific learn. adversarial Reactions makes gripping analyzing and, whereas the epidemic happened in New Zealand, its results and the detective tale of the invention of the reason for these deaths attracted large foreign attention.

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