Africa Hails Cuts in HIV Drug Prices
March 16, 2001
Recent cuts in AIDS drug prices for Africa are being praised, but activists note that the prices are still too high for some people. Marc Aguirre, who treats poor patients in a converted garage in Ivory Coast, comments, "Working in the trenches day to day, and seeing people suffer and die just because they don't have access to drugs, it's hard."
Other CDC News for March 16, 2001
Washington Times (www.washtimes.com)
03/16/01 P. A15
This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.