The Crimson Connection

Changing the World of Medicine for $20

The 17-year-olds from Sydney Grammar recreated Pyrimethamine in their high school laboratory.

HannahN, Staff Reporter

December 1, 2016

Last year Martin Shkreli, a hedge-fund manager, founded Turing Pharmaceuticals. After creating the company the now former CEO quickly bought the exclusive rights to an anti-parasitic drug called Daraprim. Daraprim is included on the World Health Organization’s list of essential medicines, and is “...

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