Apr 26, 2020
Have you ever wondered how an antiviral drug kills a virus?
Have you heard of remdesivir and other antivirals in the news
and wondered how they might kill SARS-CoV-2? Have you ever wondered
why antibiotics are more common than antivirals?
Today, we answer these questions and more in our interview
with Dr. Luis Schang, professor of chemical virology at Cornell's
Baker Institute for Animal Health. His research focuses on
discovering broad-spectrum antiviral drugs, and his lab has
recently started to investigate the use of such antivirals to treat