The people’s pharmacologist

1 May 2008 0

Silvio Garattini gave up a glittering academic career to found his own set-up where research could be carried out free from commercial or political agendas. Today, the Mario Negri Institute and its founder play a [more]

No-name heroes can save Europe billions

1 March 2007 0

European countries struggle to fund new cancer drugs which bring benefits at a high price. Meanwhile billions of euros are wasted, say researchers, because doctors prescribe branded drugs when a generic equivalent is just as [more]