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02/04/2022 09:00 AM EST

To date, more than 60 VA medical centers have been involved in trials on COVID-19 therapeutics (see sidebar), including antiviral drugs such as remdesivir, monoclonal antibodies, convalescent plasma, and immunomodulators. Other therapeutics are in the pipeline for clinical trials, but only one has received FDA approval.

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02/04/2022 08:00 AM EST

Doctors Caucus confers on how VA’s academic affiliations and training programs enhance Veteran care and health professions education.

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02/03/2022 04:00 PM EST

While there has been a significant and encouraging response to the dire need for blood across the nation, the American Red Cross needs more people to give in the weeks ahead to recover from its worst blood shortage in more than a decade.

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