International – Trials and Hopes: Way ahead for Covid-19 treatment

Earlier this week, the leaders of big pharma came together for a joint press conference to give an update on the way ahead for Covid-19 treatment and vaccines. Executives from drug companies such as Pfizer, MSD, Roche, Gilead and Eli Lilly described where and how they stand now with regard to finding a preventive therapy or a cure for the deadly virus. Although pressure is mounting on companies to come up with a therapy at the earliest, the executives said they would not cut corners in their endeavours. ET reports on how companies are progressing on the vaccine and treatment front…