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Regeneron says its COVID-19 antibody treatment cuts the risk of death among hospitalized patients

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Regeneron says its COVID-19 antibody treatment cuts the risk of death among hospitalized patients

Shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. gained 0.1% in premarket trading on Wednesday after the company said its COVID-19 antibody therapy cut the risk of death in patients who have been hospitalized by 20%. This is the first time clinical research has demonstrated that Regeneron's antibody treatment has improved survival for hospitalized patients. The study, which is being conducted in the U.K. in patients who have not yet developed antibodies, follows other research that showed the company's