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US doctors call for Remdesivir data to guide coronavirus treatment

22 May 2020, 12:22 AM

US doctors and others in the scientific community are calling for the release of data that convinced health regulators to authorize emergency use of Gilead Sciences Inc’s antiviral drug Remdesivir to treat COVID-19, so they can direct limited supplies on the right patients.

SANDF denies reports that 23 Cuban medical professionals have COVID-19

9 May 2020, 1:30 PM

The South African National Defence Force has described as untrue social media reports that 23 of the 217 Cuban medical professionals who arrived in South Africa last month, have tested positive for COVID-19.

Cuban doctors arrive in SA to help fight COVID-19 spread

27 April 2020, 1:18 AM

A team of Cuban doctors has arrived in South Africa to assist officials in stemming the spread of the coronavirus.

Cuban doctors to arrive in South Africa on Sunday

26 April 2020, 2:20 AM

A team of 200 doctors from Cuba will arrive in South Africa on Sunday to assist officials in stemming the spread of the coronavirus.

Ramaphosa salutes essential services workers

31 March 2020, 8:07 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa thanked all the essential service workers during the nationwide lockdown, who have helped contain the spread of the coronavirus.



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