The concept is absent from the corpus.
Variants and synonyms
- Big Pharma
Traditional large, multinational pharmaceutical companies (big pharma) and small-sized regional or national pharma companies are not included in this chapter, except insofar as how their dealings with SMEs have impacted their own pipelines.
Big Pharma and small biotech are increasingly outsourcing the late stage development and manufacturing of their biologics.
But it is encouraging that at last so many different approaches are progressing to the clinic, with investment from both big pharma and biotech.
There are 74 results in total in the concordance search for “big pharma”. In the corpus “big pharma” does not carry the “conspiratorial” meaning but rather it describes a mode of operation and size of certain pharmaceutical companies.
Europe's vaccination programme has been beset with supply and take-up issues that has left leaders in Brussels thrashing out at the UK and big pharma.
The example cited is the only one occurring in the press corpus.
The money big pharma has made billions and will continue to make billions with flu and covid jabs every year and with every new strain they "make up"
Big Pharma really have our politicians where they want them don't they
Also, we must demand that BIG pharma release the patents so poorer nations can get access to vaccination.