Hydroxychloroquine trials for COVID wasted time, University of Newcastle professor calls for national expert group to coordinate future trials

Anita Beaumont
By Anita Beaumont
Updated April 14 2021 - 1:33pm, first published October 22 2020 - 2:30am
Better approach: Newcastle's Professor Jennifer Martin

IN the panic to find a quick solution for COVID-19, precious time and effort was put into researching treatments unlikely to work, a University of Newcastle researcher says.


Anita Beaumont

Anita Beaumont


Anita Beaumont is a health and general news reporter at the Newcastle Herald.

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