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Coronavirus: Oxford University to resume vaccine trial after pause

Trials of a Covid-19 vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University will resume after being paused due to a reported side effect in a patient in the UK. On Tuesday, AstraZeneca said the studies were being paused while it investigated whether the adverse reaction was linked with the vaccine. But on Saturday, the university… Read More »

First trial of LSD-MDMA set to test safety and treatment potential

First clinical trial of LSD-MDMA combination will test whether ‘candy-flipping’ the party drugs can safely treat anxiety, depression and PTSD Mind Medicine will launch a trial of a combination of LSD, sometimes called ‘acid,’ combined with MDMA, known as ‘ecstasy’ or ‘Molly,’ in 2021  Both are schedule 1 party drugs known for hallucinogenic effects  But… Read More »

Pfizer and BioNTech began late-stage human trial for coronavirus vaccine Monday

U.S. drugmaker Pfizer and German biotech BioNTech said they began their late-stage human trial for a potential coronavirus vaccine on Monday as pharmaceutical companies race to win regulatory approval before the end of the year. Shares of Pfizer rose more than 3% in after-hours trading Monday. BioNTech was up more than 2%. The trial will include up… Read More »

Stanford Medicine trial to test favipiravir for treating COVID-19 outpatients – Stanford Medical Center Report

Email Tweet Stanford Medicine trial to test favipiravir for treating COVID-19 outpatients Researchers want to determine whether favipiravir, an oral drug, is effective in reducing the severity of symptoms and shortening the duration of COVID-19. Jun 30 2020 Aruna Subramanian is investigating an antiviral drug, favipiravir, to see if it reduces symptoms and viral shedding… Read More »