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Novartis Joins Effort to Vet Malaria Drug Hydroxychloroquine for Coronavirus

  • Drugmaker aims to have study results as soon as early summer
  • Novartis: hydroxychloroquine question needs to be answered
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Novartis AG will run a U.S. study of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine for Covid-19, the latest effort to determine whether the hyped medicine can help in the battle against the pandemic.