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Oxford will study top-selling prescription drug for potential Covid-19 treatment

Oxford will study top-selling prescription drug for potential Covid-19 treatment

Britain's Oxford University said today it would study whether the world's best-selling prescription medicine, adalimumab, was an effective treatment for Covid-19 patients, the latest effort to repurpose existing drugs as potential coronavirus therapies.

WCM-Q research sheds new light on treatment-resistant cancers

WCM-Q research sheds new light on treatment-resistant cancers

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have devised a new way of testing cancer treatments to reveal how some tumors are able to resist chemotherapy drugs and continue to spread.

Qatar Chamber meeting spotlights on waste recycling, treatment

Qatar Chamber meeting spotlights on waste recycling, treatment

Qatar Chamber’s Environment Committee, a subsidiary of Food Security and Environment Committee, held a meeting at the QC venue to discuss decisions proposed by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment ...

88 years old Qatari man recovers from Covid-19

88 years old Qatari man recovers from Covid-19

An 88-year-old Qatari man has recovered from Covid-19 and was discharged from the Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital (HMGH), the Hamad Medical Corporation said on Thursday.

Sidra Medicine treatment protocol for hybrid insulin pump for Type 1 diabetes

Sidra Medicine treatment protocol for hybrid insulin pump for Type 1 diabetes

Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation, has successfully established its Type 1 diabetes (T1D) treatment protocol, based on the effective use of an insulin pump, for children and young people ...

Philippines to choose 100 patients for Covid-19 treatment trial

Philippines to choose 100 patients for Covid-19 treatment trial

At least 100 Covid-19 patients in the Philippines will be given the anti-flu drug Avigan from Japan, as part of a clinical trial in treating the highly contagious disease, the Health Department said on Wednesday.

Private practitioners allowed to work in govt treatment institutions

Private practitioners allowed to work in govt treatment institutions

Licensed practitioners in the private sector were recently allowed to work in treatment institutions in the government sector in order to strengthen the medical and paramedical staff ...

Minister reviews treatment to Covid-19 patients

Minister reviews treatment to Covid-19 patients

HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari visited on Tuesday the Communicable Disease Center (CDC and Qatar Rehabilitation Institute (QRI) of Hamad Medical Corporation ...

Trump says unproven coronavirus drugs could be 'gift from God'

Trump says unproven coronavirus drugs could be 'gift from God'

US President Donald Trump on Monday said antimalarial drugs that are under investigation to treat the new coronavirus could be a ‘gift from God’ despite scientists warning ...

Cabinet nod to law regulating treatment for citizens abroad

Cabinet nod to law regulating treatment for citizens abroad

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a draft law regulating medical treatment for citizens abroad.

HMC medical unit armed with 'cutting-edge treatment'

HMC medical unit armed with 'cutting-edge treatment'

Hamad Medical Corp (HMC) last week officially opened its state-of-the-art Trauma and Emergency Center at Hamad General Hospital.

12 hurt in Mogadishu attack flown in for medical treatment in Doha

12 hurt in Mogadishu attack flown in for medical treatment in Doha

Qatar on Thursday dispatched an aircraft equipped with medical staff to the Aden Adde International Airport in the Somali capital Mogadishu to transport those injured ...