Tag: covid drug

Biocon’s biosimilar for treating Covid-19: Patients responded positively, says Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Bengaluru: A day after receiving drug regulator’s approval for its biosimilar Itolizumab for use in treatment of Covid-19 patients, Biocon chairman Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw on Sunday...

Sanofi halts trials of IL-6 drug for Covid-19, India to continue with trial of another drug of similar class

Mumbai: French drugmaker Sanofi and Regeneron of the US halted their clinical trials of rheumatoid arthritis drug Sarilumab after finding it did not improve the...

Can an algorithm predict the pandemic’s next moves?

By Benedict Carey Judging when to tighten, or loosen, the local economy has become the world’s most consequential guessing game, and each policymaker has his...

covid drug: Donald Trump talks of ‘retaliation’ if India turns down Covid drug request

US President Donald Trump has said he would be surprised if India did not allow the export of Hydroxychloroquine tablets to the United States despite...