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Human volunteers wanted for liver drug trial at Adeleke University

12 July 2016, 19:31

Abuja - Adeleke University is said to be seeking human volunteers to test a liver drug trial which has prospects of curing liver problems related to the liver, Punch reported. 

Vice Chancellor, Oluwole Amusan, announced the call during a press conference at the university.

Also read: NDLEA arraigned two over alleged drug trafficking

Amusan, states "drug development, drugs are given to lower animals like mice and later will be given to animals like chimpanzees. The last set to be given will be human beings."

Director of Academic Planning at the university, Prof Temitope Oyedepo, has stated that the mixture has been given to a patient who has liver damage and was cured.

The trial needs to be administered to more patients to see if it really works.

For more on this story visit Punch


- News24


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