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In the United States announced the start of trials of a new treatment for COVID-19

The US National Institutes of Health announced the beginning of clinical trials of a potential treatment for COVID-19 based on so-called monoclonal antibodies. Writes about it "Voice of America".

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There are already two known drugs, remdesivir and dexamethasone, which have already shown their effectiveness in treating patients with severe COVID-19. But it may be the first drug to help patients in the early stages of the disease.

“We are now trying to determine what will work in the early stages,” said the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Dr. Anthony Fauci.

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Monoclonal antibodies are created in the laboratory and mimic the body's natural antibodies. Antibodies recognize specific pathogens, in this case the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19, and engage the immune system in the fight against them.

The National Institutes of Health tests will use a monoclonal antibody made by the pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and dubbed LY-CoV555.

Fauci said the antibody was isolated from a COVID-19 patient in Washington state in the early months of the pandemic.

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