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Goodnews, Drugs That Kills Coronavirus Found In Australia

According to report scientists in Australia have found already made drugs that can kill Coronavirus in laboratory within 48 hours.

The drug, Ivermectin, is used to treat head lice and is available all over the world.

According to reports researchers at monash university found that a single dose of ivermectin can stop sars-coV-2 virus Growing in cell culture

 But the research is in its early stage and ivermectin an anti-parasitic drug, has not yet been tested on persons infected with Covid-19.

According to reports the British tabloid daily mail, the next step is for scientists to determine the correct dosage to make sure the level used in victory is safe for humans.

the scientists warned that it could take at least a month before you man trials start.

‘We found that even a single dose could essentially remove all viral RNA (effectively removed all genetic material of the virus) by 48 hours and that even at 24 hours there was a really significant reduction in it,’ Daily Mail quotes Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute’s Dr Kylie Wagstaff as saying last Friday.

He added: “In times when we’re having a global pandemic and there isn’t an approved treatment, if we had a compound that was already available around the world then that might help people sooner.


“Realistically it’s going to be a while before a vaccine is broadly available.’


The study is the work of Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute and the Peter Doherty Institute of Infection and Immunity.

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