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SEP 26, 2013 - Huffington Post

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Andrea Sloan Faces Pharma Firm With History Of Indifference

WASHINGTON -- Last fall, Chloe Drury believed her mother would save her. The British teenager had been diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a kind of adolescent bone cancer. Her mother was trying to convince BioMarin, a Northern California pharmaceutical company, to let Drury into a clinical trial for a potentially life-saving drug. But BioMarin refused. The company noted that Drury needed to be 18 to join the clinical trial and she was three months short of that milestone. "She just couldn't believe it," recalled Drury's mother, Debbie Binner, from her U.K. home. "I think she just thought I ... Read More

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