You are being redirected to the story the piece of content is found in so you can read it in context. Please click the following link if you are not automatically redirected within a couple seconds:

Drug Access: Latin American Countries Reach Agreement With Drug Companies To Receive Discounted Antiretrovirals

Author: Kaiser Family Foundation Daily Reports [USA], Published on: 10 August 2005

Officials from 11 Latin American countries on Friday reached an agreement with 26 pharmaceutical companies to secure discounts of up to 66% on antiretroviral drugs...The price agreement...allows the countries to provide HIV-positive residents with universal access to antiretrovirals. The countries participating in the agreement include Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Ecuador, Brazil, Peru, Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico, Paraguay and Uruguay...Drug companies involved in the negotiations include Abbott Laboratories, GlaxoSmithKline, Merck, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Roche and Bayer...

Read the full post here

Related companies: Abbott Laboratories Bayer Bristol-Myers Squibb GlaxoSmithKline Merck Roche