Some months back I read and was very impressed by Brooke Magnanti’s long, erudite and informative article: The drugs won’t work. It’s basically an explanation of why the pharmacological revolution we have been expecting for the past ~20 years is probably not happening, and it covers a lot of information about how the pharma industry works and doesn’t, as well as scientific information.

When I was a PhD student in the early 2000s, my boss, who was under 50 at the time as he’s a bit of a scientific prodigy, used to claim confidently that we’d have an effective cure…

RG Berkson

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