‘Pervasive abuse’ of patent system at root of drug pricing crisis: I-MAK
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Aggressive and exploitative patenting strategies are enabling drug makers to regularly increase prices in the US and extend monopolies, according to a new report from non-profit group the Initiative for Medicines, Access and Knowledge (I-MAK).
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