BioSpectrum, an on-line life-science magazine, published an interview article of Prof. Yongyuth Yuthavong. In the article, Prof. Yongyuth discussed his role as a scientist, leading the research team to develop a new anti-malarial drug, and a policymaker. Prof. Yongyuth was Executive Director of BIOTEC from (1985-1989), President of NSTDA (1992-1998) and Minister of Science and Technology (2006-2008). A history of BIOTEC establishment was recounted, as well as his involvement in founding NSTDA.
Full article can be accessed on this site: http://www.biospectrumasia.com/biospectrum/influencers/174016/yongyuth-the-thai-drug/page/1
Posted on 6 February 2013