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A Chinese policeman walks on Thursday in Beijing across a pile of fake medicines seized in recent months, which were later destroyed. The rapid growth of Internet commerce has led to an explosion of counterfeit drugs sold around the world, and pharmaceutical experts say China is the leading source. The illicit trade is now believed to be worth around $75 billion globally, with criminal gangs increasingly using the web to move their products across borders.

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