The study has called remdesivir’s effectiveness as a Covid-19 treatment into questions. Photo: AP The study has called remdesivir’s effectiveness as a Covid-19 treatment into questions. Photo: AP
The study has called remdesivir’s effectiveness as a Covid-19 treatment into questions. Photo: AP

World Health Organization defends Covid-19 drug study after remdesivir maker Gilead questions methodology

  • Research has raised questions about whether the antiviral, which was one of the drugs given to Donald Trump, is any use in treating the disease
  • Chief statistician in study says the scale of the latest study means it is more representative than previous research

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The study has called remdesivir’s effectiveness as a Covid-19 treatment into questions. Photo: AP The study has called remdesivir’s effectiveness as a Covid-19 treatment into questions. Photo: AP
The study has called remdesivir’s effectiveness as a Covid-19 treatment into questions. Photo: AP
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