A Very Bitter Pill (2001)

Film details

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2001

  • Type

    Television

Synopsis

Relates a tale of corporate skulduggery at British Biotech that rocked the City and the pharmaceutical industry and caused bitter accusations between one employee, Dr Andy Miller, and his boss, Keith McCullagh. In 1998, the small drug research company seemed on the verge of finding a cure for cancer, until its own chief scientist publicly alleged that the company had misled doctors, patients and investors.

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