Brazil breaks patent on HIV drug

After reading the article below, I’m having trouble deciding if this is a good thing or not. I understand why Brazil did it, but what impact will this have on the willingness of pharmaceutical companies to develop medications? We’ll have to wait and see. Brazil breaks patent on HIV drug – Yahoo! News http://news.yahoo.com/s/po/20070505/co_po/brazilbreakspatentonhivdrug