philantropist misanthropist raised the price of a drugs used to treat HIV, malaria and chemotherapy patients. by a huge 5,000 percent. So, overnight, the drug went from £10.70 to £596.12 per pill.
Now it appears that some high school kids have replicated the anti-parasitic – Daraprim with a £1.50 substitute.
“For $US20, a group of high school students has created 3.7 grams of an active ingredient used in the medicine Daraprim, which would sell in the United States for between $US35,000 and $US110,000.” Read more