The finding represents the first time any medication has been shown to improve outcomes against the COVID-19 illness
30 Apr 2020 9:36 AM
Earlier, the CDC’s three symptoms of the virus were fever, cough and shortness of breath
28 Apr 2020 8:36 AM
If human clinical trials are successful, product will be out in the market by October
26 Apr 2020 1:55 PM
Experts estimate that thousands of coronaviruses many of which have yet to be discovered are present in bats
15 Apr 2020 4:28 PM
One-fourth of those assigned to get 600 milligrams twice a day for 10 days developed heart rhythm problems, and trends suggested more deaths
14 Apr 2020 2:13 PM
In an observational study, 68 per cent or two out of three patients after treatment with the drug did not require ventilator support
14 Apr 2020 1:51 PM
Theories say countries with large BCG-vaccinated populations may fare better against coronavirus but UK with a high death rate disproves it
14 Apr 2020 1:30 PM
Central Zoo Authority sends urgent advisory after report of a tiger being corona positive at Bronx Zoo in New York
11 Apr 2020 5:02 PM
Ventilator management was crucial in 2009 swine flu cases too
11 Apr 2020 7:20 AM
The closest type of COVID-19 to the one in bats—type 'A', was present in Wuhan, but was not the city's predominant virus type.
10 Apr 2020 7:47 PM
After assaying thousands of drugs, researchers found of the six that appear to be effective in inhibiting the enzyme
10 Apr 2020 3:33 PM
A high number of deaths among covid patients on the breathing-assist devices and longer ventilation periods has doctors concerned
10 Apr 2020 1:11 PM
The study found that the COVID-19 virus can stick to stainless steel and plastic surfaces for up to four days
06 Apr 2020 1:11 PM
Patients are infused with blood plasma teeming with immune molecules that helped coronavirus survivors though there's no proof it will work.
03 Apr 2020 6:15 PM
Hydroxychloroquine entered the layperson's lexicon with Donald Trump's tweet on March 21.
03 Apr 2020 5:27 PM
Devi Sridhar warned that the UK could be in for an endless cycle of lockdown and release, even as the virus has claimed 1,789 lives
01 Apr 2020 5:27 PM
Current guidelines “may limit the effectiveness of the proposed interventions” against the deadly pandemic, the researcher says
01 Apr 2020 3:24 PM
Trials in China have suggested Avigan could play a role in shortening the recovery time for patients infected with coronavirus.
01 Apr 2020 2:37 PM
A travel ban had been imposed on January 23, ahead of the lunar new year, China’s biggest festival
01 Apr 2020 1:57 PM
US pharmaceutical Moderna has already moved into human trials for its vaccine candidate, as has China's CanSinoBIO.
31 Mar 2020 6:02 PM