Scientists in China believe new drug can stop pandemic ‘without vaccine’

Scientists in China believe new drug can stop pandemic 'without vaccine'
Scientists in China believe new drug can stop pandemic 'without vaccine'

Beijing (AFP) – A Chinese laboratory has been developing a drug it believes has the power to bring the coronavirus pandemic to a halt.The outbreak first emerged in China late last year before spreading across the world, prompting an international race to find treatments and vaccines.A drug being tested by scientists at China’s prestigious Peking University could not only shorten the recovery time for those infected, but even offer short-term immunity from the virus, researchers say. Sunney Xie, director of the university’s Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Genomics, told AFP that the drug…

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