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Patients fear spike in price of old drugs

Wall Street-traded pharma firm seeks approval for modified version of drug given free by family-run company

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Retired car salesman Fred Kellerman was bedridden with a rare neuromuscular disease when he started taking a drug in the 1990s. The drug, developed by father-and-daughter team, David and Laura Jacobus, allowed him to walk again.

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FRED Kellerman, a retired car salesman from Los Angeles, was bedridden with a rare neuromuscular disease when he started taking a drug in the 1990s at Duke University in North Carolina. It changed his life.

"I had to have a wheelchair to get onto the airplane, but by the

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