Canada secures 26K doses of coronavirus antibody treatment – here’s how it works

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday said Canada has secured up to 26,000 doses of bamlanivimab, a therapeutic drug used for coronavirus treatment, manufactured by Eli Lilly. “This treatment was … Read More

Experts slam U.S. for hoarding world’s supply of remdesivir — only licensed COVID-19 drug

Health experts on Wednesday slammed the U.S. decision to hog nearly the entire global supply of remdesivir, the only drug licensed so far to treat the novel coronavirus, warning that … Read More

Cheap drug could help save lives from coronavirus, early study results show

An affordable steroid, dexamethasone, might be the first drug proven to improve survival of those with COVID-19, researchers in the U.K. say. A research team from the University of Oxford … Read More

Coronavirus: Drug trial sees ‘encouraging’ results but researchers say more study needed

More than half of a group of severely ill coronavirus patients improved after receiving an experimental antiviral drug, although there’s no way to know the odds of that happening without … Read More

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