Robert Salata, from the medical school, says coronavirus drug trials are now underway

New Drug Trials Underway In Ohio For Use In Treating Coronavirus

Cincinnati Public Radio—NPR: Robert Salata, professor of medicine, epidemiology and international health, discussed the coronavirus and drug trials that are underway in Ohio to test the effectiveness of the antiviral drug Remdesivir for use in treating the novel coronavirus; University Hospital Clinical Research Center in Cleveland is be looking at whether hospitalized adults who are moderately and severely ill with pneumonia due to the coronavirus could be helped by the drug.