UK: In the age of AMR, does a nationalised drug company make sense? The case for and against

  03 July 2019

A UK economist has come out saying that pharma companies are dragging their heels in the fight against superbugs and the only resolution would be creating a state-run drug company. Could he be right, or is international support and funding for a competitive marketplace the best solution to developing new lifesaving antibiotics? The editorial team put forward the arguments for and against a national drug company.

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Author(s): Allie Nawrat and Chloe Kent
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