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Remdesivir, tested at Stanford Medicine, becomes first FDA-authorized COVID-19 treatment – Stanford Medical Center Report

Email Tweet Remdesivir, tested at Stanford Medicine, becomes first FDA-authorized COVID-19 treatment Stanford Medicine researchers who participated in two separate clinical trials are encouraged by data indicating that remdesivir can treat COVID-19. May 3 2020 Neera Ahuja Results from two eagerly awaited clinical trials of the experimental anti-viral drug remdesivir showed it is effective against… Read More »

Severely injured patient becomes first African American to receive full face transplant

A 68-year-old man from Los Angeles has made medical history by becoming the first African American to receive a full face transplant. In July, Robert Chelsea also became the oldest patient to undergo the surgery, which was performed at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, NBC News reports. “May God bless the donor and his… Read More »