REMDESIVIR APPROVED FOR COVID-19 TREATMENT

The United States Food and Drugs Administration (FDA), a federal agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, approves remdesivir as drug for emergency use in treatment of COVID-19. Remdesivir is a broad spectrum antiviral drug that has shown effectiveness in both invitro and in vivo administration. Remdesivir was developed by Gilead …

REMDESIVIR, A POSSIBLE SOLUTION TO COVID-19?

GREAT BREAKING NEWS! Very recent studies from well controlled clinical trials show that Remdesivir is very effective against COVID-19. It was gathered that the FDA is expected to issue emergency authorization for it’s use in tackling the virus infection menace! Remdesivir, a drug, was as well used against Ebola, made by Gilead Sciences of the …

Almajiri System in Nigeria and COVID-19

In many Northern parts of Nigeria, one would behold an obvious presence of many children with plates asking for alms. In most cases they are separated from their parents at a very young age. The proceeds of the begging likely goes to the one that “oversees” after them. Almajiris They are largely uneducated, although some …

COVID-19:RACE FOR VACCINE AND TREATMENT

The whole world is currently affected by the COVID-19 in one way or the other. Some are more adversely affected than others, but generally the global economy has been set back by the ravaging Coronavirus. The race is on to develop vaccine and treatments for this viral disease, because this could be one of the …