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World 26 Nov 2020 | 6:24 AM

Fourth iteration of COVID-19 treatment trial underway in U.S.

WASHINGTON, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) announced on Wednesday that the fourth iteration of the Adaptive COVID-19 Treatment Trial (ACTT-4) has begun to enroll hospitalized COVID-19 adults who require supplemental oxygen.

World 15 Nov 2020 | 4:27 AM

Respiratory failure in COVID-19 usually not driven by cytokine storm: study

CHICAGO, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- A study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, suggests that only 4 percent of COVID-19 patients had the sky-high levels of immune molecules that signify a so-called "cytokine storm."

World 12 Nov 2020 | 10:49 PM

Antivirals, therapies for early intervention need of the hour to tackle COVID-19 - Fauci

(Reuters) - U.S. infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said on Thursday that efforts are underway in the U.S. to push for the development of antivirals and other therapies for early intervention during the course of the COVID-19 respiratory illness.

World 10 Nov 2020 | 12:28 AM

Spotlight: World Health Assembly resumes as global COVID-19 cases exceed 50 mln

GENEVA, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) -- The resumed session of the 73rd World Health Assembly opened on Monday to address some of the most pressing global health issues and emergencies, including the COVID-19 pandemic that had claimed over 1.25 million lives and infected more than 50 million people worldwide.