Old Drugs for a New Virus - Repurposing Drugs for Covid-19

Jun 17, 09:40 AM

#UCMtalks about Covid is a special series of short podcasts by UCM lecturers and visiting scholars offering interesting perspectives on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic from their various areas of expertise, culminating in a live interactive debate, Reconstructing 'normal', which will take place during our annual Research Festival on Friday, 18th September 2020. Register for this event here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/4915918971108/WN_Da5Mv2_4RFGJMNPMOpJ1LQ

In this episode of #UCMtalks about Covid, Dr. Ken Mills will discuss what research is taking place to find a suitable and effective treatment to combat the aggressive Covid-19 virus. Dr. Ken will also touch on how existing drugs can be used to fight the virus, and how his experience as a professor in experimental haematology, is supporting Manx research efforts.