The Medicines Patent Pool: An innovative approach to achieving access to medicines for all

(MMS Bulletin 117, September 2010) "The UNITAID Executive Board adopted a resolution on December 15 2009 that gave the go ahead for the establishment of a legal entity to house the Medicines Patent Pool. UNITAID has committed to provide funds of up to US$ 4 million in 2010 for the start up, subject to the approval of the budget. The authors explain, how the pool is working."