Breaking NEWS: Can quercetin help us to avoid the threat of coronavirus infection?
As COVID-19 continues its march across the globe - and officials warn of a "tsunami" of newly-diagnosed cases and continuing fatalities in the U.S. - a team of Canadian researchers is basing their hopes on quercetin, a flavonoid from plants. At the center of this flurry of optimism is research helmed by Dr. Michael Chrétien, a renowned scientist at the Clinical Research Institute of Montreal. Along with his co-researcher, Congolese scientist Majambu Mbikay, Dr. Chrétien is currently awaiting approval to send the drug (derived from plants) to China for clinical trials that will test it against the novel coronavirus.
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