Jul 17, 2022
In Business Forum
During the conflict over the Patent Law, Sigman Country Email List made common cause with the protectionism of local laboratories despite owning a multinational laboratory and importing the active ingredients for its medicines. Sigman was Country Email List also part of the resistance of the laboratories to the Generic Law, sanctioned during the 2002 crisis, which forces doctors to prescribe the generic drug and not the brand, to allow the patient to Country Email List choose. By 2014, only 25% of prescriptions complied with the law. That same year, faced with a general Country Email List increase in drug prices, the then Argentine president Cristina Fernández, who never ceased to benefit Sigman with contracts and tenders, denounced Elea and Biogenesis from her Twitter Country Email List account as two of the pharmaceutical companies in higher turnover, without forgetting to record the name of its holders: Hugo Sigman, Luis Alberto Gold and the Sielecki family (in-laws of his own chancellor at the time, Héctor Timerman). The economic crisis forced Elea to request a preventive crisis Country Email List procedure in 2019, despite Silvia Gold's close relations with the government of Mauricio Macri. With the return of Peronism, Sigman inaugurated a Country Email List new mAbxience plant together with the top staff of the new government and demanded less taxes for local laboratories. Until the covid-19 arrived. Paracelsus, an alchemist of the fifteenth century, called pharmakon to the disease understood as a possible cure. The external Country Email List element that the body must incorporate. In the autumn of his life and at the head of what will surely be his last pharmaceutical consortium, Sigman looks for the opportunity to save us from the plague and Country Email List vindicate himself as a being outside and inside the system, a pharmakon that invades the social body to immunize it.