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Upcoming Author Talk on AZT in the Early AIDS Epidemic

historian John Lesch

Please join historian John Lesch, on April 27 at noon, as he briefly surveys AZT’s research origins, its role in expanding patient access to experimental drugs, and its trajectory as monotherapy. He will conclude by suggesting ways in which the AZT story highlights more general features of drug development in the early AIDS epidemic. John Lesch is a historian of science and medicine, with a special interest in pharmaceuticals and the connections between academic, government, … Read more