A local youth peer group discuss final changes to their posters for the world hepatitis day celebrations. Photograph by Xeneb Rimal Farrukh
Letter |

Open letter to AbbVie on access to critical hepatitis C treatment – glecaprevir/pibrentasvir (G/P)

Photograph by Xeneb Rimal Farrukh

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Access Campaign wrote an open letter to pharmaceutical corporation AbbVie to express our urgent need for glecaprevir/pibrentasvir (G/P) combination to treat people with hepatitis C.

Over a period of more than one year, MSF has made numerous requests for AbbVie to allow us to procure G/P for people living with hepatitis C in our care. These requests have gone unanswered. We do not know how much G/P costs and have not been allowed to buy it.

In our letter, we urge AbbVie to: