December 1, 2016

...AND CHEAPER...:

High school heroes recreate the pill Martin Shkreli priced at $750 for a measly $20 (Next Web, 12/01/16)

The resourceful high-schoolers successfully recreated Daraprim's key ingredient in their school lab. What's particularly impressive is that the teenage collective managed to produce 3.7 grams of the compound Pyrimethamine for about $15 (or AU$20).

The Sydney Grammar School pupils told ABC Australia they wanted to draw attention to the awfully inflated price of the drug, which student Milan Leonard described as "ridiculous."

Posted by at December 1, 2016 6:24 PM

  

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