Helps activists and advocates to protest against Gilead’s medication pricing at San Francisco federal building A small band of committed Helps activists and advocates spearheaded by Helps Healthcare Basis will protest the Bay Area’s own Gilead Sciences over its pricing and policies in its HIV/AIDS medications. The protest will be held in front of the San Francisco Federal Building in light of the severe crisis facing the country’s AIDS Drug Assistance Program , a network of federal and state funded programs that provide life-saving HIV remedies to low income, uninsured, and underinsured individuals coping with HIV/AIDS nationwide. The advocates will chant ‘Gilead, do the proper thing! Atripla, Gilead’s top selling AIDS drug, accounts for over 20 percent of ADAP expenditures, generating thousands in revenue pertaining to the ongoing company Click here .
Companies, the combined groups said within their allegation letter to Grover,’ Reuters writes. ‘This year’s Special 301 survey again put Thailand on its ‘priority watch list,’ one step brief of its most severe designation. The national country has battled with U.S. Drug companies over methods it has used its aggressive anti-AIDS marketing campaign’ . In related news, a study released in the Journal of the American Medical Association demonstrates PEPFAR ‘saved around $323,343,256 from 2005 to 2008 by using generic antiretroviral drugs ,’ according to a news release released by PEPFAR, Georgetown University’s O’Neill Institute and Supply Chain Management System.