Oxford researchers to continue coronavirus trial of malaria drug backed by Donald Trump

Oxford researchers to continue coronavirus trial of malaria drug backed by Donald Trump

The NHS is to press ahead with the trial of a controversial drug endorsed by Donald Trump, despite warnings by the World Health Organisation (WHO) that it makes death from coronavirus more likely. The Oxford University-led trial of hydroxychloroquine, originally a malaria drug, was hailed by Matt Hancock, the Health Secretary, in April as a […]
AstraZeneca plans to ship Oxford Covid-19 vaccine in September

AstraZeneca plans to ship Oxford Covid-19 vaccine in September

AstraZeneca plans to ship its first deliveries of the Oxford Covid-19 vaccine in September after it received more than $1bn (£820m) from a US government agency to boost development of the medicine.  The drugs maker said it had reached agreements for at least 400...