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Meet The Anarchists Making Their Own Medicine | Daniel Oberhaus | Motherboard | 26 July 2018
“A pair of single use Mylan epipens can cost over $600 and the company’s generic version costs $300 per pair. In response, Four Thieves published the instructions for a DIY epipen online that can be made for $30 in off-the-shelf parts and reloaded for $3. Shkreli drove the price of the lifesaving HIV medicine Daraprim sells up to $750 per pill. So Four Thieves developed an open source portable chemistry lab that allows anyone to manufacture their own Daraprim for just 25 cents apiece”
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july 2018 by petulantskeptic
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