The Fight Against AIDS | Placebos and Profits | 2

10.29.2020 - By American Innovations

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Four years into the AIDS epidemic, scientists discover a drug that may treat the disease: AZT. But the new drug quickly becomes mired in controversy -- over how it's tested, its potential side effects, and its astronomical price tag.

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