Didier Raoult

French inquiry censures lab that promoted hydroxychloroquine to treat Covid


Report raises awkward questions about prominent study on antimalarial conducted in Didier Raoult’s lab

Angela Russell

Angela Russell: ‘We have to not be afraid of failing’


The medicinal chemist on thinking like a scientist and knowing where you want to go

Paxlovid boxes

Protective treatment for Covid-19 makes minimal impact


Limited uptake of antibody combination for vulnerable patients, while demand for antivirals seems to be slowing

The Coronavirus Pandemic and the Future: Virology, Epidemiology, Translational Toxicology and Therapeutics

Introduction: the coronavirus pandemic and the future

This series of Chemistry World reports is part of a forth coming e-book and hardback to be published by the Royal Society of Chemistry. The book was motivated by a desire on the part of the editors and the authors to produce a body of information on the new and deadly coronavirus about which the world was largely uninformed and for which it was totally unprepared. 

Shinagawa station in busy morning rush hour



Originally developed to treat flu and marketed in Japan as Avigan, promising Covid-19 trial results have seen countries stockpiling this medication by the millions

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