Turing Pharmaceuticals

americas

Hated 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's Former Pharmaceutical Company Files for Bankruptcy

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals filed for Chapter 11 protection just a week after it fired Shkreli as its CEO. He also resigned as head of Turing Pharmaceuticals after he was arrested two weeks ago on fraud charges related to yet another drug firm.
VICE News
12.30.15
2015 the year in review

Americans Started to Really Pay Attention to Drug Price Hikes in 2015

Martin Skhreli's infamous 5,000 percent price increase for an anti-parasitic drug had one positive effect: it outraged Americans enough for them to pay attention to the practices of an otherwise opaque pharmaceutical industry.
Sydney Lupkin
12.25.15
americas

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Resigns Amid Criminal Probe, Isn't in Pharma Anymore

Accused of securities fraud, Shkreli stepped down one day after being arrested. Now out on bond, he faces 20 years in prison.
VICE News
12.18.15
News

Here's the Full Text of Martin Shkreli's Criminal Indictment

The FBI arrested the controversial pharmaceutical CEO on seven counts of fraud.
Jason Koebler
12.17.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

That Pharma CEO Everyone Hates Isn't Lowering the Price of That $750 Pill After All

"It's always been affordable," he told Bloomberg on Wednesday.
Mike Pearl
11.25.15
Health

Drug Company Taking on Hedge Fund Dick's Pharma Startup Might Be Bending FDA Rules

A San Diego compounding pharmacy says it plans to come to patients’ rescue by offering a cheaper version of Daraprim and other drugs whose prices have skyrocketed in recent year — but will the FDA allow it?
Sydney Lupkin
10.28.15
politics

Clinton and Sanders Both Raise More Money Than GOP Rivals — But in Different Ways

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton each list Big Pharma among their favorite enemies, but donations from drug companies are still pouring in for at least one of them.
Liz Fields
10.16.15
News

Pharmaceutical Gremlin Martin Shkreli Is Nothing Compared to the TPP

Drug prices may skyrocket in developing nations, a new report concludes.
Jordan Pearson
9.29.15
Martin Shkreli

A Pill Doesn't Have to Cost $750 To Be Outrageous and Exploitative

Turing is just a symptom of much deeper pharmaceutical woes.
Michael Byrne
9.27.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Did Big Pharma Dickhead Martin Shkreli Offer to Pay His Ex-Girlfriend $10,000 to Go Down on Her?

An anonymous woman claiming to be his ex has released what she says are sleazy messages from this week's most hated man on the internet.
River Donaghey
9.24.15
Health

Clinton and Social Media Wrath Prompts Pharma CEO to Roll Back Drug Price

A torrent of Twitter wrath convinces Martin Shkreli to lower the price of a common, life-saving drug after he hiked it 5,000 percent.
Liz Fields
9.23.15
Health

This Is How Drug Companies Jack Up Their Prices and Hurt Patients

Prescription drug prices are higher than ever, forcing patients to make tough decisions and sparking growing public outcry.
Sydney Lupkin
9.22.15
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