Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Patents

Submission + - Drug giant pledges cheap medicine for World's Poor (barwap.com)

bmsleight writes: "The world's second biggest pharmaceutical company, GlaxoSmithKline is to radically shift its attitude to providing cheap drugs to millions of people in the developing world. Including putting any chemicals or processes over which it has intellectual property rights that are relevant to finding drugs for neglected diseases into a "patent pool", so they can be explored by other researchers."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Drug giant pledges cheap medicine for World's Poor

Comments Filter:

Nearly every complex solution to a programming problem that I have looked at carefully has turned out to be wrong. -- Brent Welch

Working...