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Antiviral drug invented by Emory’s DRIVE licensed in India for COVID-19 emergency

To address the intensifying COVID-19 crisis in India, the pharmaceutical company Merck has agreed to facilitate the manufacture and distribution of molnupiravir, an investigational antiviral drug that was discovered at Emory. Read More >>

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Emory, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta launch COVID-19 vaccine trial for young children

Physicians from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University are participating in a clinical trial testing the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 6 months to less than 12 years. News Story >>


NIAID grants $11 million to Emory to investigate stealthy antibiotic resistance

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has awarded a team of Emory researchers a five-year, $11 million dollar grant to study heteroresistance, a stealthy form of antibiotic resistance that undermines the treatment of bacterial infections. News Story >>