AstraZeneca to trial Calquence to treat Covid-19 patients

14 April 2020 (Last Updated April 14th, 2020 12:24)

AstraZeneca is set to conduct a global clinical trial of Calquence (acalabrutinib) to treat cytokine storm that manifests in severely ill Covid-19 patients.

Named CALAVI, the trial will compare the safety and efficacy of the drug plus best supportive care (BSC) to BSC alone in patients hospitalised due to Covid-19-related respiratory complications.

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