Drugmaker: Antibody Prevents COVID in Nursing Home Patients
1 month ago - By MedPageToday
Bamlanivimab, the monoclonal antibody authorized to treat less-severe cases of COVID-19, reduced the risk of contracting symptomatic disease among nursing home residents and staff in the placebo-controlled BLAZE-2 trial, said...
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Drug Prevents Coronavirus Infection in Nursing Homes, Maker Claims
1 month ago - By NY Times
A monoclonal antibody protected residents and staff members in facilities where the virus had appeared.
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