Abbott Drug Pricing Condemned by AIDS Advocates in International Protests (January 27, 2009)
In coordinated actions, protesters in Mexico, Colombia and the U.S. demand that Abbott lowers the price of its key AIDS drug Kaletra; advocates otherwise vow to seek compulsory licenses in Colombia and Mexico; in U.S., AHF to also premiere 60-second video parody blasting Abbott and CEO Miles White on YouTube and place spot as TV commercial on select Chicago-area television stations.
From AIDS Healthcare Foundation
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