About the Global Campaign

 In countries from the U.S. to Vietnam, Brazil to Indonesia, health groups are aiming to break Abbott’s monopoly control over lopinavir+ritonavir (Kaletra). Campaigners say Abbott’s high price for Kaletra is blocking expansion of AIDS treatment, and its anti-competitive practices are impeding new drug innovation.

PRESS RELEASE (November 9, 2011)   

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NEW! Secondary Patenting: A Threat to Affordable Generic Patenting by I-MAK

Read about how Abbott is seeking to artificially extend its patents on lopinavir+ritonavir

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Information About Ritonavir (Kaletra Component)

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Kaletra - Abbott's Abusive Practices

 

Information About Abbott Laboratories

 

Campaign Actions FAQ (Compulsory Licensing, Patent Opposition, March-In Request, Voluntary Licensing)

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TRIPS & Public Health FAQ - World Trade Organization

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