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The WHO’s  Solidarity trial studied the effects of remdesivir and three other potential drug regimens in 11,266 hospitalised patients. Photograph: Zsolt  Czegledi

The Covid-19 treatment remdesivir has no substantial effect on a patient’s chances of survival, a clinical trial by the World Health Organisation has (...)

Remdesivir has been shown to be effective on patients who require supplementary oxygen and is the only Covid-19 pharmacological treatment option licensed for use in Ireland. Photograph: Ulrich Perrey/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

Unlike an increasing number of European countries, Ireland is not experiencing shortages of the drug remdesivir, which is used to treat Covid-19 and r(...)

So far, most of the drugs used for Covid-19 are focused on patients who are already hospitalised. Photograph: iStock

US drugmaker Eli Lilly has applied for an emergency authorisation of its Covid-19 antibody in the US, which would be among the first treatments availa(...)

The root of the current shortage  of remdesivir appears to be that, having approved the drug, the US then bought up 500,000 doses in July, before the EU managed to place its order. Photograph:  Ulrich Perrey/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

As a second wave of Covid-19 sweeps the country, Dutch hospitals have run out of one of the key anti-viral drugs being used to treat the pandemic – an(...)

An image  provided by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals showing scientists working with a bioreactor at its facility in New York state. Photograph: Regeneron via AP

President Donald Trump has received a dose of an experimental antibody treatment being developed by drugmaker Regeneron, in addition to several other (...)

LVMH, controlled by Europe’s richest man Bernard Arnault, agreed a $16 billion deal to buy Tiffany & Co last November, but got cold feet as Covid-19 walloped markets

The cancellation of the planned wedding between luxury goods brands LVMH and Tiffany has descended into the type of suit and countersuit that normally(...)

A computer-generated image of the 40,000sq ft unit Harvey Norman has leased at North City Business Park.

Rohan Holdings has commenced construction of a further 120,000sq ft of industrial and logistics space at its flagship Dublin Airport Logistics Park (D(...)

Police issue a fine to a man breaking lockdown laws in Melbourne on Sunday as the city struggles to cope with a Covid-19  outbreak. Photograph: William West/AFP

More than 19.8 million cases of coronavirus have been recorded worldwide with more than 731,300 deaths, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkin(...)

The EU is looking to source additional supplies of the drug

The European Union’s executive said on Wednesday it has signed a contract with Gilead for its Covid-19 medicine Remdesivir that would cover 30,000 pa(...)

European shares rose on Friday after upbeat industrial output data raised hopes of a faster than expected economic recovery. Photograph: Getty Images

European shares rose on Friday after upbeat industrial output data from Italy and France raised hopes of an economic recovery, even as a spike in coro(...)

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