COVID-19 News and Updates
COVID-19 continues to devastate our world and thankfully promising vaccines are being developed. With so much talk about these vaccines over the recent months, the discussion below will review some key steps in the production of vaccines, the purpose of vaccines, and comparison of the two vaccines nearing widespread distribution against SARS-CoV-2.
In addition to the development of vaccines to prevent COVID-19, research is ongoing to create a medication to treat this illness. Remdesivir is one such treatment. On May 1, 2020 it was issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) by the Food and Drug Administration to treat adults and children with COVID-19.