Hydroxychloroquine effective?

Novartis Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan said his Sandoz generics unit’s malaria, lupus and arthritis drug hydroxychloroquine is the company’s biggest hope against the coronavirus. “Pre-clinical studies in animals as well as the first data from clinical studies show that hydroxychloroquine kills the coronavirus” https://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/sonntagszeitung/das-malariamittel-ist-unsere-groesste-hoffnung/story/23326259 & https://finance.yahoo.com/news/novartis-ceo-says-malaria-drug-072752054.html?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly90LmNvL0drRm5pTWxTWXg_YW1wPTE&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAAMGh59k2Ail7hNoome4l-3vc9chsHdez0Q6fP7lDDzjfzYNBE9yD0LntSRybeco2Qp6UV5n4HM3Ir7yvB1jpMBg2wV-wXYX7UqFTci154UqV9qgGD6tRncFHk5u6uEPGLnprvcH4X5okpA_m62RlSUHgdlxa5aLmFEp9gW1xdRT

Evolution number of deaths Belgium versus Sweden

Mid march Belgium and Sweden seemed in a similar Codvid-19 position. Belgium went in lockdown. Sweden took softer measures. Some experts* warned that Sweden took too few actions. We follow the situation calmly. We know that those figures are not always comparable (probably not all countries give reliable figures). We added Denmark as well (strongerContinue reading “Evolution number of deaths Belgium versus Sweden”

Germany has highest testing regimen in the world

Mr. Drosten, whose team of researchers developed the first COVID-19 test used in the public domain estimates Germany has been testing around 120,000 people a week for COVID-19 during the monthlong period from late February to now, the most extensive testing regimen in the world. https://www.npr.org/2020/03/25/820595489/why-germanys-coronavirus-death-rate-is-far-lower-than-in-other-countries