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Singapore approves remdesivir drug for emergency Covid-19 treatment

Singapore approves remdesivir drug for emergency Covid-19 treatment

Singapore on Wednesday approved the use of Gilead Sciences Inc's antiviral drug remdesivir for the treatment of severely ill patients with Covid-19 infection.

Gilead's remdesivir slows disease progression in monkeys with Covid-19

Gilead's remdesivir slows disease progression in monkeys with Covid-19

Gilead Sciences Inc's antiviral drug, remdesivir, prevented lung disease in macaques infected with the new coronavirus, according to a study published in medical journal Nature on Tuesday.

Gilead remdesivir results mixed in moderate Covid-19 patients

Gilead remdesivir results mixed in moderate Covid-19 patients

Gilead Sciences Inc said on Monday its antiviral drug remdesivir had mixed results in a late stage study of people with moderate Covid-19, as patients given a five-day course of the treatment showed

Anti-viral drug effective against coronavirus, study finds

Anti-viral drug effective against coronavirus, study finds

Anti-viral drug remdesivir cuts recovery times in coronavirus patients, according to the full results of a trial published Friday night, three weeks after America's top infectious diseases expert said the study showed

Japan's Takeda Pharma says it is developing coronavirus drug

Japan's Takeda Pharma says it is developing coronavirus drug

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co said on Wednesday it was developing a drug for high-risk patients infected with the new coronavirus, joining several other drugmakers seeking to develop a treatment for an illness that has killed over 3,000 people.