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Coronavirus breakthrough: British hospital patients to test antibody cocktail

It should then stop the pathogen from infecting new tissue.

Chief investigator of the trial Peter Horby, professor of emerging infectious diseases and global health at Oxford, added: “We have already discovered that one treatment, dexamethasone, benefits COVID-19 patients, but the death rate remains too high so we must keep searching for others.

“The Recovery trial was specifically designed so that when promising investigation drugs such as REGN-COV2 became available they could be tested quickly.”

Nick Cammack, COVID-19 therapeutics accelerator at Wellcome, urged for any successful treatment to be made available globally.

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