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Remdesivir has little effect on COVID deaths: WHO

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Published on October 16, 2020 - Duration: 01:36s

Remdesivir has little effect on COVID deaths: WHO

Anti-viral medication remdesivir was found to have little or no effect on COVID-19 patients' length of hospital stay or chances of survival, according to a clinical trial by the World Health Organization.

Adam Reed has more.

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