4 12, 2017

Hepatitis C: In Argentina INPI rejected a key patent on Sofosbuvir

2020-08-04T17:02:32-03:00lunes, 4 diciembre, 2017|Producciones en inglés|

Argentina has made an important step forward to protect  local production of generics of an essential medicine to treat Hepatitis C. This brings significant advantages for Public Programs which procure the medicines. Por: Julia Varela Buenos Aires, December 4, 2017. In Argentina, the INPI (National Institute of Industrial Property) rejected GILEAD PHARMASSET LLC patent application

24 05, 2017

Gilead forced to withdraw Truvada® patent application in Argentina

2020-08-04T17:14:34-03:00miércoles, 24 mayo, 2017|Producciones en inglés|

The decision, for which the Fundación GEP contributed with/to decisive arguments, paves the way to generic versions to facilitate access to treatments. Por: Julia Varela May 23, 2017 - In a resolution that means a step forward in safeguarding the right to health, Argentina’s patent office (the National Institute of Industrial Property - INPI) forced

14 02, 2017

GEP filed new opposition to patent request for Hepatitis C drug in Argentina

2020-08-04T17:19:32-03:00martes, 14 febrero, 2017|Producciones en inglés|

Por: Julia Varela BUENOS AIRES, February 14, 2017 - The GEP Foundation and Intiative for Medicines, Access and Knowledge (IMAK) filed yesterday an opposition at the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI) to the patent request by multinational pharmaceutical company Gilead on the base compound of sofosbuvir, a drug that represents the cure for hepatitis C. The action means a great step to

14 11, 2016

International Congress on Access to Medicines, Medical Technologies and Human Rights

2020-08-04T17:23:25-03:00lunes, 14 noviembre, 2016|Producciones en inglés|

Buenos Aires, Argentina – 16, 17 and 18 November 2016 15 years of the Doha Declaration on TRIPS and Public Health: Health Safeguards as effective tools to protect Health and exercise Sanitary Sovereignty. Fundación GEP invites to the International Congress on Access to Medicines, Medical Technologies and Human Rights that will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The

15 09, 2016

Big Pharma’s court cases in Brazil & Argentina threaten national laws considered important public health safeguards in the UN HLP report

2020-08-04T17:29:58-03:00jueves, 15 septiembre, 2016|Producciones en inglés|

September 15th 2016 - Press release Fundación Grupo Efecto Positivo (FGEP) - Associação Brasileira Interdisciplinar de AIDS (ABIA) - Grupo de Trabalho sobre Propriedade Intelectual (GTPI) United Nations’ High Level Panel on Access to Medicines Report released: Big Pharma’s court cases in Brazil & Argentina threaten to dismantle the national laws considered as important public health safeguards

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