Daily Archives: November 23, 2010

In this week’s podcast: We talk about selling sickness and ask whether drug companies are turning us all into patients whether we like it or not; we hear about a cheap new meningitis vaccine developed for the communities in Africa and Science Magazine reports on quantum physics concepts. Guest this week is Simon Denegri, chief executive of the Association of Medical Research Charities.

Presented by Clive Cookson with Andrew Jack in the studio.

Produced by Emily Cadman


On the front of Wednesday’s Financial Times was a picture of Kate Middleton smiling adoringly at the future king of England and giving every impression of delight over her new job as the nation’s foremost corporate wife.


Berlin’s emphasis on deflationary adjustment in weaker countries risks turning the eurozone as a whole into a gigantic Germany, dependent on importing demand from the rest of the world, says Martin Wolf