New York Blood Center to collect plasma from recovered victims as potential coronavirus treatment

Health officials are hopeful that experimental treatments using the blood could aid future patients......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 26th, 2020

Here’s what the Javits Center, a glittering mega-event venue in New York City, looks like as a hospital

The Manhattan expo center becomes one of potentially eight emergency care facilities in New York as the city continues to be the epicenter of the U.S. coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch11 hr. 9 min. ago

New photos of New York City"s disaster hospital in the Javits Center reveal rows of make-shift hospital rooms

NurPhoto / Contributor/ Getty Images The Javits Center in New York City is being converted into a disaster hospital as the number of coronavirus cases in the city tops 23,000. New York Gov. Andrew Cu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider15 hr. 39 min. ago

I work at McDonald"s and have a compromised immune system. The treatment of workers during the coronavirus pandemic makes my blood boil.

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images I'm a 20-year-old college student working full-time at a McDonald's franchise in Michigan to support myself and pay for my schooling.  Seeing the president of McDonald's claim that we are "essential" is a load o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider19 hr. 39 min. ago

Eli Lilly CEO: Developing potential coronavirus treatment at "lightning speed’

Lilly teamed with AbCellera to create an antibody therapy for the coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews21 hr. 24 min. ago

A hospital in Brooklyn is studying cruise ships to understand how the coronavirus could spread in the densely packed city

Maimonides Medical Center New York City has become a maj.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 25th, 2020

Companies, labs rush to produce blood test for coronavirus immunity

A new blood test offers the chance to find out who may have immunity - a potential game changer in the battle to contain infections......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 25th, 2020

U.S. companies, labs rush to produce blood test for coronavirus immunity

As the United States works overtime to screen thousands for the novel coronavirus, a new blood test offers the chance to find out who may have immunity - a potential game changer in the battle to contain infections and get the economy back on track......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2020

The University of Minnesota bets on three potential coronavirus drugs

Researchers at the University of Minnesota are working on three separate drug treatments for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus that has swept around the world.  The first trial tests losartan, a high blood pressure drug sometimes k.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020

The New York Post: Man dies, wife in critical condition after ingesting chloroquine phosphate hoping to stave off coronavirus

A man died after ingesting an additive used to clean fish tanks — which included a pharmaceutical drug touted by President Donald Trump and others as a potential coronavirus cure......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 24th, 2020

The New York Post: Coronavirus pandemic: NYC to put 2,000 hospital beds in Javits Convention Center

Construction should take seven to 10 days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 23rd, 2020

Potential coronavirus treatment Remdesivir granted orphan status

Multiple clinical trials are underway to assess Remdesivir’s viability as a safe, effective treatment to combat coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 23rd, 2020

71 Stocks Moving In Monday"s Mid-Day Session

Gainers Hoth Therapeutics, Inc (NASDAQ: HOTH) shares jumped 99% to $5.50 after the company reported a deal to jointly develop self-assembling vaccine for potential coronavirus treatment. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 23rd, 2020

Javits Convention Center in NYC may be converted to medical facility in coronavirus fight

The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City may be converted into a temporary medical facility to help handle an expected surge in patients with coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday. Cuomo gave an update on the state's response t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2020

Trump keeps touting a decades-old malaria pill as a coronavirus "game changer", undercutting his top infectious-disease expert

Alex Wong/Getty Images President Trump has boosted the drug chloroquine, which is used to treat malaria, as a potential treatment for C.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 21st, 2020

Why BofA Has Low Expectations For Gilead"s Remdesivir As Potential Coronavirus Treatment

Gilead Sciences, Inc. Latest.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 20th, 2020

Good news for the stock market would be any potential treatment against the coronavirus

President Trump touts chloroquine, which has been controversial. Other drugs may find some success in the weeks or months ahead......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 20th, 2020

Sorrento Plans Preclinical Testing Of "COVIDTRAP" Protein To Treat New Coronavirus

Sorrento Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: SRNE), which is being touted as a takeover target, announced Friday it's working on potential preventative treatment for SA read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 20th, 2020

Elon Musk and Trump are touting a 1940s malaria pill as a potential coronavirus treatment. But supplies are already running short as prescriptions spike.

Crystal Cox/Business Insider Demand for malaria pills has skyrocke.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2020

Teva to donate potential coronavirus treatment tablets

Teva will donate 6 Million tablets through wholesalers to hospitals.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 20th, 2020

New Jersey seeks to reopen closed South Jersey hospital to increase COVID-19 bed capacity

The New Jersey Department of Health is working to re-open Inspira Medical Center Woodbury in Gloucester County to provide the state with extra hospital bed capacity to care for potential coronavirus patients. The 305-bed hospital, formerly known as.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2020