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Virafin receives emergency use approval

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  • April 26, 2021
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Virafin receives emergency use approval

Part of: GS Prelims and GS –II – Health & GS-III – Sci & tech 

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Key takeaways 

  • Virafin is a pegylated interferon alpha-2b(PegIFN), which when subcutaneously injected to the patient in the early stages of infection, resulted in their faster recovery.
  • The clinical trials have confirmed the safety, tolerability and efficacy of Virafin. 
  • The studies also reported that Viarfin reduces viral load and aid in managing the disease in a better way, such as reduction in the need for supplemental oxygen. 

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