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SEASON 01 // EPISODE 13
THE PHARMA BRO

The Most Hated Man in America

A young pharmaceutical company CEO named Martin Shkreli raises the price of a drug for a rare disease and becomes the "most hated man in America".

Prelude: Valeant Pharmaceuticals pioneers a new business model for the pharmaceutical industry.


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Performed by Ethan Helfrich (Rest You Sleeping Giant )


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A young pharmaceutical company CEO named Martin Shkreli raises the price of a drug for a rare disease and becomes the “most hated man in America”.