US FDA okays new antigen tests with fast results

US FDA okays new antigen tests with fast results

US regulators have approved a new type of coronavirus test that administration officials have promoted as a key to opening up the country. The Food and Drug Administration on Saturday announced emergency authorization for antigen tests developed by Quidel Corporation...
Triple antiviral drug shows positive results in trial

Triple antiviral drug shows positive results in trial

The findings, published in the Lancet medical journal, showed that on average, people who got the triple drug reached the point of no detectable virus five days earlier than those in the control group – at 7 days versus 12 days  Reuters        Last Updated: May...
Malaria drug HCQ fails to show any positive results

Malaria drug HCQ fails to show any positive results

The malaria treatment repeatedly championed by U.S. President Donald Trump as a “game changer” in the fight against the novel coronavirus has again failed to show a benefit in patients hospitalized with COVID-19, according to a study released on Thursday....