BOSTON (WHDH) – Boston Medical Center is turning to a common malarial drug to treat coronavirus patients as positive COVID-19 cases continue to mount in Massachusetts.
DUBAI (Reuters) – Bahrain’s Prime Minister Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman al Khalifa returned to the kingdom after medical treatment in Germany, the.. .
(KRON) — In the United States, the first community-acquired case of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19 was discovered in a patient at UC Davis Medical Center.
Infectious disease physicians and scientists there immediately isolated and began to grow the micro-organisms.. .
President Donald Trump has repeatedly said that the US is working to develop a vaccine for Covid-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, as quickly as possible. But one of his own administration’s policies appears to.. .
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration continues to play a critical role in the multifaceted all-of-government response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which includes, among other things, facilitating medical countermeasures.. .
Antiviral drugs that had held promise as a potential treatment for the coronavirus did not work in one of the first major studies in seriously ill patients, researchers from China reported on Wednesday.
Three separate medical studies have found a potentially effective treatment for the coronavirus that could also be useful in preventing infections in some cases.
The coronavirus, known as COVID-19, is viewed as a particularly potent threat because.. .
Based on results of clinical trials conducted with affected patients in both Wuhan and Shenzhen by Chinese medical authorities, Japanese-made flu drug favipiravir (also known as Avigan) has been shown to be effective in both reducing the.. .
A medical device manufacturer has threatened to sue a group of volunteers in Italy that 3D printed a valve used for life-saving coronavirus treatments. The valve typically costs about $11,000 from the medical device manufacturer, but the.. .