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Today's installment in WTF

jmcquate

Well-Known Member
Contributor
DB = unsustainable. DC=sustainable. Deal with the devil that the Democratic party made with public sector unions decades ago.............and don't forget the healthcare costs.
 

ChuckMK23

Former H-46 Driver
pilot
I doubt if Goldman Sachs wanted publicity like this... From CNBC.

Goldman Sachs asks in biotech research report: 'Is curing patients a sustainable business model?'

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/11/goldman-asks-is-curing-patients-a-sustainable-business-model.html
Two classmates that work in Pharma - sales - both make boat loads of cash. This whole industry is regulation gone wrong. I'm a capitalist but this system needs a reset button like no other. It needs fixing on the order of something as drastic as nationalizing phrma patents to NIH and granting licenses back to make a fair profit. Dreamland I know. But healthcare isnt like making any other capital widget. Every citizen has a right to live a full healthful life regardless of income and social stature - with no other qualifiying attribute than being a US citizen.
 

Treetop Flyer

Well-Known Member
pilot
Two classmates that work in Pharma - sales - both make boat loads of cash. This whole industry is regulation gone wrong. I'm a capitalist but this system needs a reset button like no other. It needs fixing on the order of something as drastic as nationalizing phrma patents to NIH and granting licenses back to make a fair profit. Dreamland I know. But healthcare isnt like making any other capital widget. Every citizen has a right to live a full healthful life regardless of income and social stature - with no other qualifiying attribute than being a US citizen.
Why do you qualify that with “being a US citizen”
 

rotorhead1871

UH-1N.....NAS Agana, Guam....circa 1975
pilot
once regenerative medicine (stem cell) gets insurance approval.....big pharma will get rocked. it is the coming thing..currently its recovered cord blood, but you can bet all the pharma research types, biochemists and microbiology folks are looking for a synthetic source..the next 10 years will be amazing.---stay alive and stay informed.
 
once regenerative medicine (stem cell) gets insurance approval.....big pharma will get rocked. it is the coming thing..currently its recovered cord blood, but you can bet all the pharma research types, biochemists and microbiology folks are looking for a synthetic source..the next 10 years will be amazing.---stay alive and stay informed.
Why do you assume big pharma wouldn't have a hand in stem cell tech?