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Coronavirus Updates: Study Shows Experimental Drug Helps Fight COVID-19; Fauci Warns of Second Wave

The experimental drug remdesivir shortened recovery time by 31%. Fauci says a second wave of the disease in the U.S. is ‘inevitable.’ More than 1 million people in the U.S. have been infected with COVID-19. Testing has shown that the experimental drug remdesivir shortens the time it takes patients to …

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Antibody therapy, antivirals and hydroxychloroquine: The coronavirus treatments being investigated and how long they might take – Health

Until recently you probably hadn’t heard of hydroxychloroquine. But suddenly the drug, which is used to treat malaria and inflammatory conditions such as lupus, was thrust into the spotlight when US President Donald Trump spruiked it as a treatment for coronavirus. With a vaccine to prevent the disease at least …

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: U Searching For Hundreds Of Volunteers To Aid In Finding COVID-19 Cure – WCCO

Coronavirus: Latest News | Community Resources | COVID-19 Info | Download Our App | CBSN Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Researchers at the University of Minnesota desperately need volunteers in an effort to find a cure or vaccine for COVID-19. Dr. Tim Schacker, infectious disease physician and vice dean of research at the U of M Medical School, says they …

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