Pakistan-China conventional Medicine and Infectious Diseases Avoidance and Control Alliance was launched to build the Pak-China Health Corridor.
Pakistan-China Medical Association and China Academy of Chinese Medicine founded the Alliance.
The University of Punjab, Gomal University and Bahaudin Zakaria University will join along with Chinese universities and seven other institutes.
Dr. Muhammad Shahbaz, president of Pakistan China Medical Council, hopes the Health Corridor will link Pakistan and China, promote health and wellness, and advance TCM.
The Alliance will promote Herbal and Traditional Medicine research in both countries and jointly develop new TCM, especially anti-viral drugs for COVID-19 patients and others.