by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 6/04/20, 12:54 pm
Researchers conducted a more thorough study into the malaria drug many hoped could prevent COVID-19, but results continue to disappoint. In the latest study, researchers looked at 821 people from the United States and Canada who were at a high risk of contracting the disease, and hydroxychloroquine provided no better protection from the coronavirus than a placebo. The research team published its results in The New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday.