[Ip-health] Pharmalot: Abbott, Kaletra pricing and AIDS in Colombia
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Thu May 3 11:29:58 PDT 2012
Abbott, Kaletra pricing and AIDS in Colombia
By Ed Silverman // May 3rd, 2012<http://www.pharmalot.com/2012/05/03/> //
In the latest struggle between Abbott Laboratories and patient advocacy groups, an administrative judge in Colombia recently ruled that the drugmaker and the government health ministry improperly maintained the price of the Kaletra AIDS medication above the so-called reference price. At the same time, the judge declined to issue a compulsory license for the drug, an issue that prompted advocacy groups to file their lawsuit two years ago. ...
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