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First human trial of coronavirus antibody treatment begins 

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

An Indiana-based pharmaceutical company announced Monday it has started the world's first human trial of an antibody therapy designed to treat the coronavirus. Eli Lilly and Co said its potential treatment, known as LY-CoV555, is modeled after the antibodies found in the plasma of people who have recovered from the virus. The experimental treatment doesn't...
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Eli Lilly starts study of potential antibody treatment

Eli Lilly starts study of potential antibody treatment

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Eli Lilly said on Monday it had started an early-stage trial to test its potential treatment for COVID-19, in the world's first study of an antibody treatment against the disease.
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