“We’re in uncharted territory with pricing a new medicine, a novel medicine, in a pandemic,” Gilead’s chief executive, Dan O’Day has said.
European Medicines Agency said that remdesivir is now the first medicine for Covid-19 to be recommended for authorisation in the EU.
African in Guangzhou say they've become targets of suspicion and subjected to forced evictions, arbitrary quarantines and mass coronavirus testing.
Critically ill Charlie Gard was the subject of a court battle between his parents and his doctors regarding his transfer to the US to undergo an experimental treatment.
A small trial in humans has yielded positive results whereby the new drug safely turned off the production of a protein which can clump into dangerous plaques in the brain, resulting in irreversible neurodegeneration.
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