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The $800 million pill : the truth behind the cost of new drugs

Author: Merrill Goozner
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2004
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is an useful text for everyone concerned about the politically charged topics of drug pricing, Medicare coverage, national health care, and the role of pharmaceutical companies in developing  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Merrill Goozner
ISBN: 0520239458 9780520239456
OCLC Number: 474090156
Description: 297 s
Contents: Introduction Part I. Biohype 1. The Longest Search 2. Rare Profits 3. The Source of the New Machine Part II. Directed Research 4. A Public-Private Partnership 5. The Divorce 6. Breakthrough! 7. The Failed Crusade? Part III. Big Pharma 8. Me Too! 9. The $800 Million Pill 10. The Future of Innovation Notes Bibliography Acknowledgments Index
Other Titles: Eight hundred million dollar pill
Responsibility: Merrill Goozner
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