A “super cork” for Covid

Researchers at Israel’s Weizmann Institute have developed a small molecule that stops the coronavirus spike protein from attaching to the lungs’ ACE2 receptor. But it doesn’t damage ACE2’s normal function. (See also here for similarities with opaganib from Israel’s Redhill).

https://wis-wander.weizmann.ac.il/life-sciences/putting-super-cork-coronavirus

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41564-021-00954-4

This entry was posted in Israel's Medical Achievements. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.