Cameroon Pharmacist Creates Device to Detect Fake Drugs

September 13, 2019 07:19 AM
Cameroon Pharmacist Creates Device to Detect Fake Drugs video player.
Embed

Each year, tens of thousands of people across Africa die or get sick from ingesting counterfeit drugs. But Franck Verzefé, a Cameroonian pharmacist, has developed a device that uses artificial intelligence to determine if a medicine is fake or the real thing.  Moki Edwin Kindzeka narrates this report by Anne Nzouankeu in Douala, Cameroon.