Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Discounted AIDS Drugs

NPR's Richard Knox reports on Merck's decision to offer discounted AIDS drugs to developing countries. While the drug company has improved its image by dropping profit margins in these poorer markets, the move will have minimal effect on the high cost of comprehensive AIDS treatment.

Copyright 2001 NPR

KUER is listener-supported public radio. Support this work by making a donation today.