Acquisitions map of big pharma

This wiki on the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies is full of vital information, but it is too dense. Isn’t there a way to show everything in a simple map?

Here is my first attempt. I focused on how many little drug companies have been gobbled up by big ones (and mostly in the last 20 years). Might shed some light on one reason why health care costs are rising: less competition.

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