Eric Breitinger is a Senior Editor of Saldo (Zürich), a bi-weekly Swiss magazine.

He specialises in investigations into the health system, big pharma, consumer topics and environmental issues.

Breitinger also regularly writes profiles of ordinary people with extraordinary lives, especially for Folio magazine of the Neue Zürcher Zeitung. He has written several books about adult adoptees and late children.

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Eric Breitinger
Health system, big pharma, environment

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Insane Prices

  • Europe
  • Health
  • Science

RIGA - There are important disparities in the price of cancer medicines within the 28 EU member States. New cancer drugs are incredibly expensive for patients in some Eastern member states or simply not available because of shortages.