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New drug promises to kill flu virus in a day

Anne Stych
American City Business Journals

In trials, a single dose of Baloxavir killed the flu virus within 24 hours, three times as fast as Roche’s currently-available treatment, Tamiflu. The flu was widespread in every state except state except Oregon and Hawaii during the week that ended Feb. 3, according to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).