The Most Important New Drug Of 2013

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December 26, 2013 AT 7:55 AM
Gilead Sciences' Sovaldi, for hepatitis C, was the most important new medicine approved this year. It heralds the hope that a viral disease that afflicts more than 3 million Americans, can be treated with a few pills-- or even one – and that doctors and scientists may be able to dramatically reduce the toll of the infection, which can cause liver failure and death.