People wearing protective face masks to help stop the spread of a deadly SARS-like virus which originated in the central city of Wuhan, January, 2020. Photo: AFPPeople wearing protective face masks to help stop the spread of a deadly SARS-like virus which originated in the central city of Wuhan, January, 2020. Photo: AFP
People wearing protective face masks to help stop the spread of a deadly SARS-like virus which originated in the central city of Wuhan, January, 2020. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus case in the US treated with experimental Gilead drug may spur wider tests

  • The patient’s pneumonia appeared to improve within a day, with no obvious side effects, after the intravenous drug was administered

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
People wearing protective face masks to help stop the spread of a deadly SARS-like virus which originated in the central city of Wuhan, January, 2020. Photo: AFPPeople wearing protective face masks to help stop the spread of a deadly SARS-like virus which originated in the central city of Wuhan, January, 2020. Photo: AFP
People wearing protective face masks to help stop the spread of a deadly SARS-like virus which originated in the central city of Wuhan, January, 2020. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE