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MSD India's out-of-the-box Hep C financing: how, why & what next?

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Executive Summary

When Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) president and CEO Jim Greenwood suggested that consumers paying for their expensive cancer or hepatitis C virus (HCV) treatments through direct financing deals with manufacturers may be a possible solution to dealing with the high prices of some prescription medications ( 9 June 2014), he probably didn't realize that smart Merck & Co executives in India were already experimenting with a pilot along those lines.






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