Pharma inches up, in latest U.S. Harris public opinion poll

If it's any consolation, the pharmaceutical industry has distanced itself a bit from "big tobacco" and petroleum industry. Pharma scored higher than it did last year on the Harris Interactive U.S. public opinion poll, with 25% of respondents giving the drug industry a positive rating.   This figure had been only 13% in last year's survey (and -4% in 2004!). -AMS