A lab technician holds a box of remdesivir at the Eva Pharma Facility in Cairo, Egypt in June. Photo: ReutersA lab technician holds a box of remdesivir at the Eva Pharma Facility in Cairo, Egypt in June. Photo: Reuters
A lab technician holds a box of remdesivir at the Eva Pharma Facility in Cairo, Egypt in June. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: US slammed for hoarding Covid-19 treatment remdesivir after Trump’s ‘amazing deal’

  • White House says US secured 500,000 doses for Americans, representing nearly all of Gilead’s production capacity for next three months
  • European countries say they have stocks set aside; South Korea plans talks to buy more in August

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A lab technician holds a box of remdesivir at the Eva Pharma Facility in Cairo, Egypt in June. Photo: ReutersA lab technician holds a box of remdesivir at the Eva Pharma Facility in Cairo, Egypt in June. Photo: Reuters
A lab technician holds a box of remdesivir at the Eva Pharma Facility in Cairo, Egypt in June. Photo: Reuters
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