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Covid 19 coronavirus: FDA approves first drug: antiviral remdesivir

New Zealand Herald Friday, 23 October 2020
Covid 19 coronavirus: FDA approves first drug: antiviral remdesivirUS regulators on Thursday approved the first drug to treat Covid-19: remdesivir, an antiviral medicine given to hospitalised patients through an IV.The drug, which California-based Gilead Sciences is calling Veklury, cut the time...
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