Coronavirus live updates: Apple, Google preview digital contact tracing; Fujifilm’s flu drug to be tested in 43 countries
Pharmaceutical companies continue to make headlines as governments and investors hang their hopes on a steady recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. Gilead Sciences CEO Daniel O’Day said Sunday the company would be donating its entire supply of remdesivir to treat coronavirus patients. Roche Chairman Christoph Franz said the drugmaker will invest more than $437 million in a German testing site. Another week of quarterly reports lies ahead, and more retail locations are reopening as U.S. states loosen lockdown restrictions.
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- Global cases: More than 3.5 million
- Global deaths: At least 247,752
- US cases: More than 1.1 million
- US deaths: At least 67,686
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.