Martin Shkreli Hurt MannKind

As I was finishing this article I learned the very sad news that Alfred Mann passed away. Both Mann and Shkreli grew up poor with immigrant parents, yet the paths they chose in life were entirely different. Mann, a self-made billionaire, was a brilliant inventor who dedicated his life to philanthropy. Shkreli, on the other hand, has taken the cartoon supervillain approach to life. One of the most hated men in America, Shkreli purchased the rights to a life-saving HIV drug and then raised the price by 5,000%. One of Shkreli’s lesser known offenses was against the MannKind Corporation, when he sabotaged their revolutionary new diabetes product so that his hedge fund could make a profit. Read more about it here:

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