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Regeneron Antibody Cocktail Lowers Virus in Covid Patients

  • Therapy shows early hints it may help nonhospitalized patients
  • Drug cocktail now being studied in multiple final-stage trials
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A Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. antibody cocktail may help treat coronavirus patients outside of the hospital by reducing virus levels and symptoms, early study results indicate.

In an early-stage clinical trial of 275 Covid-19 patients, those who received Regeneron’s experimental therapy had lower virus levels in the bloodstream seven days later compared with patients who received a placebo, the company said in a statement.