Scratchpad for information gleaned from articles and rabbit-holes from March 2020, starting in the quarantine and lockdown period of damage limitation for the coronavirus.


🇬🇧🇪🇺aluvia 🇺🇸kaletra (lopinavir + coronavirus) developed at University of Chicago by Abbott Laboratories🇺🇸.

🇺🇸remdesivir—an experimental drug that has proved effective against the SARS and MERS viruses in vitro. Manufactured by Gilead Sciences🇺🇸.

🇨🇿tenofovir antiviral drug, based on compounds co-discovered by Erik De Clercq🇧🇪funded by Gilead Sciences🇺🇸.


🇧🇪Erik De Clercq, emeritus professor of medicine at KU Leuven in Belgium.


🇺🇸Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) @ Lake Bluff, IL

🇺🇸Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) @ Foster City, CA

Clinical trials in progress



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