• Some hospitals in crisis as US nears high for COVID-19 cases

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    The United States is approaching a record for the number of new daily coronavirus cases in the latest ominous sign of the disease's grip on the nation
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  • FDA approves remdesivir, first treatment for COVID-19

    1 month ago - By Healio

    The FDA has approved Gilead Science's antiviral IV drug remdesivir - also known as Veklury - for adults and children aged older than 12 years when treatment of COVID-19 requires hospitalization.
    The drug is the first approved therapy for COVID-19.
    The approval of remdesivir does not extend to the entire population that had been authorized to use it under an emergency use authorization that was issued May 1, the agency said.
    According to a press release, the approval of remdesivir was based on three randomized controlled trials. In the first trial, 1,062 patients received
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  • Artificial 'mini-lungs' grown in a lab let scientists watch how the coronavirus infects human cells

    Artificial 'mini-lungs' grown in a lab let scientists watch how the coronavirus infects human cells

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers from Duke University and Cambridge University produced artificial lungs in two independent and separate studies to examine the spread of Covid-19.
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  • COVID-19: Asymptomatic children with coronavirus may have LESS of the virus than those with symptoms

    COVID-19: Asymptomatic children with coronavirus may have LESS of the virus than those with symptoms

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    The US research team studied the viral loads of 817 children who tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 after attending hospitals in the US and Canada.
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