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Could a lymphoma drug work better against COVID-19 than Gilead's remdesivir?

24 days ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Could a lymphoma drug work better against COVID-19 than Gilead's remdesivir? aliu Wed, 12/30/2020 - 07:30
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A Drug Trio for COVID-19: Precedents in Cystic Fibrosis, HIV/AIDS, and Hepatitis C

3 monthes ago   |   DNA Science   |   2 articles

Teaming treatments has long been a strategy to quell cancer, override mutations, and fight viruses. Will that be a winning strategy against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes...
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The problem with relying on profit-driven models to produce pandemic drugs

4 monthes ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractIn this article, we explain why profit-driven models for developing treatments for epidemic pathogens produce sub-optimal and sometimes negative public health outcomes...
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Researchers call out Gilead over diversity of remdesivir trials

5 monthes ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Researchers call out Gilead over diversity of remdesivir trials ntaylor Wed, 08/12/2020 - 08:20
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In cell studies, seaweed extract outperforms remdesivir in blocking COVID-19 virus

6 monthes ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

In a test of antiviral effectiveness against the virus that causes COVID-19, an extract from edible seaweeds substantially outperformed remdesivir, the current standard...
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Nature study identifies 21 existing drugs that could treat COVID-19

6 monthes ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology   |   2 articles

Multiple drugs improve the activity of remdesivir, the current standard-of-care treatment for COVID-19 A Nature study authored by a global team of scientists and led by Sumit...
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FDA Reverses Authorization for Use of Antimalarials to Treat COVID-19

FDA Reverses Authorization for Use of Antimalarials to Treat COVID-19

7 monthes ago   |   Xconomy

The FDA on Monday revoked its emergency authorization permitting use of the antimalarial drugs hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine to treat the novel coronavirus, citing a lack...
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Current global vaccine and drug efforts against COVID-19: Pros and cons of bypassing animal trials

7 monthes ago   |   Journal of Biosciences

Abstract COVID-19 has become one of the biggest health concern, along with huge economic burden. With no clear remedies to treat the disease, doctors are repurposing drugs like...
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FDA Welcomes Variety of Phase 2/3 Trial Designs for COVID-19 Therapies

FDA Welcomes Variety of Phase 2/3 Trial Designs for COVID-19 Therapies

7 monthes ago   |   Xconomy   |   2 articles

The US FDA's formal guidance on development of COVID-19 treatments and preventative agents takes a broadly flexible approach to Phase 2 and 3 trial design, repeatedly...
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The High Stakes of Pricing a Coronavirus Drug

7 monthes ago   |   Duke University

Now that the federal government is allowing the emergency use of remdesivir for coronavirus patients, and as the world awaits final clinical data on the drug's effectiveness, a...
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