We're re-releasing and updating a story we first reported in 2019, about how insulin got to be so horribly expensive—the scientists who discovered it did NOT want price or profits to keep it away from people who need it—and what some people are doing about it, today.
The story seems especially relevant right now, for two reasons:
Also, the whole thing is a wild ride. And: The updates from people we talked to in 2019? All more encouraging than we'd expected.
Here's a transcript for this episode.
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