Eli Lilly pauses trial of antibody drug over safety concern

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  • Reuters published this video item, entitled “Eli Lilly pauses trial of antibody drug over safety concern” – below is their description.

    U.S. drugmaker Eli Lilly said that the government-sponsored clinical trial of its COVID-19 antibody treatment similar to one taken by President Donald Trump has been paused because of a safety concern.

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