Presadiretta The Vaccine Business
St 202127 min
The success of Covid vaccines is undeniable, but it's equally true that for the pharmaceutical industry they represent an impressive business. We already know that the prices of Covid vaccines used in Europe will increase for the next year. But how much does it really cost to produce a dose of the vaccine? And why are the contracts secret? What are the conditions imposed to the government by the vaccine industry? Finally, a crucial question: patents. As long as intellectual property rights belong to the companies, they will keep the power to decide how, where, how much to produce and at what price. How will the battle for patent waiver end?