The Bitter Pill

Of the hundreds of successful medicines produced by big drugs companies over the last 30 years, only 13 have been specifically targeted to cure the ills in the world's poorest countries. In the first of three programmes, Isabel Hilton confronts the deadly disease kala-azar in Bihar, India, and asks who is to blame for its widespread and devastating impact.

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