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Support for research and innovation key to battling diseases

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"If you think research is expensive, try disease," the late American health activist and philanthropist Mary Lasker once said.

This has never been more true as we witness the devastation caused by Covid-19.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 08, 2021, with the headline Support for research and innovation key to battling diseases. Subscribe