The Professional Guinea Pig
Occasionally we present a special issue.
This week it is an interview with Roberto Abadie, the author of The
Professional Guinea Pig: Big Pharma and the Risky World of Human Subjects.
Apparently there is a subculture of Americans who make their living by
swallowing pills and opening their veins for drug researchers. It’s risky and
you can’t get rich, but it pays the bills.
I found it a bit disturbing. Tell us what
PS – the regular BioEdge newsletter will
appear later this week, as usual.
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