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Sky News published this video item, entitled “New antivirals taskforce to make ‘promising new medicines'” – below is their description.
Boris Johnson has announced that a new antivirals taskforce will aim to make “promising new medicines” available as early as this autumn.
The prime minister suggested some examples of what this could include, such as a tablet you can take at home if you test positive that could reduce your chances of becoming severely ill.
He added that it could include a pill that could stop you contracting the virus if you live with someone who has tested positive.
The prime minister did not say whether such medicines are already being trialled.Sky News YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson has been Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2019.