Remdesivir, made by Gilead Sciences, has shown promise in treating some Covid-19 patients. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Doctor who treated first US patient says new remdesivir study shows ‘promising’ early result

  • Hospital group conducting clinical trials will await peer review before releasing more details
  • Doctor involved warns that remdesivir is no panacea, and that social distancing must be practised until there is a vaccine
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Remdesivir, made by Gilead Sciences, has shown promise in treating some Covid-19 patients. Photo: AFP
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