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Counterfeit Crackdown

New scientific tools help tell fake meds from the real thing

10:50am, June 3, 2011

When Interpol seized an estimated $2.6 million worth of drugs in a blitz last fall, the international crime fighters weren’t after cocaine or heroin. They confiscated thousands of packages of antibiotics, insulin and heart and cancer medications.

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