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  1. ART Advanced Research Technologies Inc.
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    Resource Type: Organization
  2. The Body Hunters
    Testing New Drugs on the World's Poorest Patients

    Resource Type: Book
    This is a review on the rise of drug companies as well as the difficulties of medical research ethics. Shaw states that companies make more money developing drugs to treat American heatburn than malaria drugs. Attempts to expose drug companies have failed because of litigation. There is no mention of where and what pharmaceuticals test on the "poorest patients". Her recommendation is that medicines should be regarded as "social goods" and as such.
  3. The No-Nonsense Guide to HIV/AIDS
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2003
    This book gives an overview of the origins of HIV, the ways in which it spreads, the profits made by drug companies, women's special vulnerability and the positive action being taken by people and communities to fight back.
  4. Patented Medicine Prices Review Board
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    Resource Type: Organization
  5. Peaceful Measures
    Canada's Way Out of the War on Drugs

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1990
  6. Private Profits vs Public Policy
    The Pharmaceutical Industry and the Canadian State

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2016
    According to Joel Lexchin, "Given the central role that medicines play in keeping us healthy, it is essential that we understand the policy environment that governs drug development, from the initial basic research to the sale of the manufactured produces to the patients that use them."
  7. The Real Pushers
    A Critical Analysis of the Canadian Drug Industry

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1984
    A comprehensive analysis of the pharmaceutical drug industry in Canada.

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