Merck is seeking US FDA approval for its antiviral pill. Photo: Merck & Co/TNS Merck is seeking US FDA approval for its antiviral pill. Photo: Merck & Co/TNS
Merck is seeking US FDA approval for its antiviral pill. Photo: Merck & Co/TNS

Coronavirus: Merck says deal with Singapore signed; South Korea soon to inoculate pregnant women

  • Merck’s molnupiravir pill is designed to introduce errors into the genetic code of Covid-19
  • Elsewhere, Australia’s cases in the virus epicentres are falling, while South Korea will soon take vaccine bookings from pregnant women

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Merck is seeking US FDA approval for its antiviral pill. Photo: Merck & Co/TNS Merck is seeking US FDA approval for its antiviral pill. Photo: Merck & Co/TNS
Merck is seeking US FDA approval for its antiviral pill. Photo: Merck & Co/TNS
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