Louis Proyect: The Unrepentant Marxist

April 7, 2020

Why Remdesivir and Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19?

Filed under: Uncategorized — louisproyect @ 12:57 pm

via Why Remdesivir and Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19?

2 Comments »

  1. Covid apparently attacks hemoglobin much like malaria which is why hydroxychloroquine has shown some promise in studies. Yes, despite Trumps nonsense. Covid does not operate like the flu at all despite some superficial similarities

    .https://chemrxiv.org/articles/COVID-19_Disease_ORF8_and_Surface_Glycoprotein_Inhibit_Heme_Metabolism_by_Binding_to_Porphyrin/11938173

    Comment by Bill — April 12, 2020 @ 1:12 pm

  2. For instance the pneumonia in Covid usually occurs in both lungs, suggesting some underlying global factor, whereas in the flu it can often be in one lung.

    Comment by Bill — April 12, 2020 @ 1:18 pm


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