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Here’s Why Hydroxychloroquine Doesn’t Block The Coronavirus in Human Lung Cells

A paper came out in Nature on July 22 that further underscores earlier studies that show that neither the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine nor chloroquine...

Scientists Simulated a Sea Slug to Study Decision Making. Then It...

Stripped of any fancy circuitry and complex layers of higher order thinking, the nervous system is little more than a calculator for making smart...

WHO Is Hoping For Hundreds of Millions of COVID-19 Vaccine Doses...

The World Health Organization said Thursday that a few hundred million COVID-19 vaccine doses could be produced by the end of the year -...

WHO Has Temporarily Suspended All COVID-19 Trials on Hydroxychloroquine

The World Health Organization will temporarily suspend enrollment in hydroxychloroquine trials in a study of four treatment options for COVID-19, the WHO announced Monday...

Remdesivir Just Became The First Drug to Show a ‘Clear-Cut’ Effect...

COVID-19 patients on the antiviral remdesivir recovered about 30 percent faster than those on a placebo, the results of a major clinical trial showed...

People Are Now Hoarding a Heartburn Drug Being Researched as a...

The active ingredient in many heartburn medications is being studied as a coronavirus treatment, leading to shortages of popular heartburn brands at major US...

First Peer-Reviewed Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Shows Promising Results in Mice

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine announced today that they have developed a promising new COVID-19 vaccine candidate.Early animal trials have...

Small Trial Suggests Antimalarial Drugs Not Effective For Treating Coronavirus

On Saturday the Food and Drug Administration approved the use of two antimalarial drugs, hydroxychloroquine and a related medication, chloroquine, for emergency use to...

Juul to Cut About 500 Jobs

Juul Labs Inc. plans to cut roughly 500 jobs by the end of the year, according to people familiar with the matter, reversing the...

One year on, Canada’s legal cannabis market is down but not...

Canadian cannabis companies should be celebrating the first anniversary of legalized marijuana on Thursday, but the party atmosphere has been tainted by a sharp...