A lab technician loads vials of remdesivir into a box at a Gilead Sciences facility in La Verne, California in March. Photo: Gilead Sciences via Reuters

Coronavirus: US approves emergency use of remdesivir to treat coronavirus

  • Food and Drug Administration chief says experimental drug will be available for patients hospitalised with disease
  • Preliminary results from a study show the medication shortened recovery times by 31 per cent
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A lab technician loads vials of remdesivir into a box at a Gilead Sciences facility in La Verne, California in March. Photo: Gilead Sciences via Reuters
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