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In this issue, we learn more about how populations grow, change and move, and why understanding them is so important.

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Drug Development

Have you looked at our issue on ‘Drug Development’ before? We have now updated all the content from this issue, which was first published in 2008, for scientific currency and relevance. Join us as we investigate what part pharmaceuticals play in modern life and ask where might we go in the future with up-to-date articles, lesson ideas and brand-new image galleries.

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