South Africa's drug regulatory body attackedBMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7137.1037m (Published 04 April 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1037
- Pat Sidley
South Africa's drug regulatory authority looks likely to be disbanded after a series of skirmishes between the council, its chairman, and the minister of health. The move follows a scathing report on the Medicines Control Council commissioned by the minister of health, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
The team that wrote the report, headed by a British expert in drug regulatory issues, …