Documentary on One - RTÉ Documentaries
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Multi award winning documentaries from Ireland. With over 1,500 documentaries on offer, the Documentary On One has the largest archive of documentaries available globally. These productions are radio stories about real life and contain documentaries dating as far back as 1954, right up to the present day. A wealth of life, ideas and experiences are on offer - but most importantly - stories. Winner of over 150 national and international awards since 2008, why not immerse yourself in a world of sound, story and character.
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DocArchive (1983): Birth of a Pill – Testing New Drugs on Human Beings
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An investigation into the ICP, a firm in America and Ireland that tests new drugs on volunteer healthy humans, before being used on people with diseases. Doctors, Professors of medicine, pharmacologists, nurses, workers and volunteers for drug testing are included in an exploration of the processes and reasons for testing these new drugs. The protocols of the drug trials are explained and there’s a visit to the laboratory. (First Broadcast 1983)
Rated 5 out of
Brilliant stories, brilliantly told - look forward to each week.
Date published: 2016-11-22