University Hospitals in US to conduct coronavirus clinical trials
University Hospitals in Cleveland, US is set to conduct two clinical trials of remdesivir to treat adult Covid-19 patients hospitalised due to pneumonia.
Coronavirus: Thailand doctors use HIV and flu drugs for treatment
Doctors at Rajavithi Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand have used a combination of HIV and flu drugs for the treatment of patients infected with the new coronavirus.
Unmet needs remain in rheumatoid arthritis for patient satisfaction and symptom management
The majority of patients surveyed reported their rheumatoid arthritis symptoms were only moderately controlled and nearly 75% were unsatisfied with their treatment.
Fabry disease screening may improve early diagnosis and treatment
Currently, screening for Fabry disease relies on measuring levels of alpha-Gal A activity in a specific type of white blood cell, but recent findings suggest an easier method for screening and diagnosis.
Positive outcomes for neurology despite setbacks for Alzheimer’s disease
There have been some R&D setbacks in neurology, most notably in the field of Alzheimer’s disease, which continues to be plagued by drug failures.