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M'sian Covid-19 patient first in Southeast Asia to try Remdesivir

Hariz Mohd

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Modified 5 May 2020, 10:01 am
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CORONAVIRUS | A Malaysian patient at Sungai Buloh Hospital is the first in Southeast Asia to try the Remdesivir drug, which is being tested globally for its effectiveness against Covid-19.

According to Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, the Health Ministry has started recruiting Covid-19 patients in nine hospitals nationwide to be a part of the clinical trial....

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