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US: Turing CEO Shkreli Arrested By FBI

US: Turing CEO Shkreli Arrested By FBI

Martin Shkreli, CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, the maker of HIV drug Daraprim, has been arrested by the FBI. He was unshaven, and wearing a grey hoodie during the proceedings. He has already come under intense criticism from the general public, politicians, and the LGBT community for his raising of the price of Daraprim, the toxoplasmosis […]

US: AIDS Drug Now Being Made Available By Shkreli Rival For $1

US: AIDS Drug Now Being Made Available By Shkreli Rival For $1

Imprimis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, announced yesterday (22nd)  that it has made available a customisable compounded formulation of pyrimethamine and leucovorin  for physicians as a low cost alternative to Daraprim. Last month, Turing Pharmaceuticals LLC, the sole supplier of Daraprim, increased the price of this prescription drug from $13.50 per tablet to a […]