Daily Archives: September 8, 2020

RedHill Biopharma’s Opaganib Demonstrates Complete Inhibition of SARS-CoV-2

Opaganib blocks SARS-Cov-2 virus replication Opaganib completely inhibited SARS-CoV-2 viral replication as measured after three days incubation in an in vitro model of human bronchial tissue, comparing favorably with remdesivir, the positive control in the study — Opaganib is uniquely positioned as an orally-administered potential COVID-19 treatment combining potent antiviral and anti-inflammatory mechanisms of action, […]

Media Review for September 8

The Azerbaijan newspaper regards the easing of the quarantine regime as a return to normal life. Kindergartens will open in Baku from September 15, as well as a phased return to the educational process.   From today, restrictions on transport communication between the regions of the country with Baku, Sumgayit and Absheron region have been

Hunger Strike of Solidarity with Tofig Yagublu Continues

A hunger strike continues at the headquarters of the Musavat party as a sign of solidarity with the opposition politician Tofig Yagublu.   A hunger strike participant Elman Guliyev told Turan that he joined the action the day before.   In addition, the PFPA activists, Ayat Ismail, Tofik Mammadov and Elnur Hasanov, have been on

Prosecutor General’s Office Put Gurban Mammadov, Group of Political Emigrants on International Wanted List

The General Prosecutor’s Office of Azerbaijan has put on the international wanted list a group of political emigrants who have lived abroad in recent years and have criticized the country’s authorities.   This is stated in the message of the press service of the Prosecutor General’s Office in connection with the completion of the preliminary

Another Action of Bankrupt Bank Standard Depositors

The depositors of the bankrupt Bank Standard held another protest rally in front of the Central Bank (CBA) building on Tuesday, demanding the return of their deposits.   People are outraged that most of the bank’s funds were issued in the form of unsecured loans to 153 large clients. These 153 clients received 80.3% of

Tofig Yagublu on Hunger Strike for Seven Days

On the seventh day of the hunger strike, the opposition politician Tofig Yagublu is still being held in an ordinary cell in a pre-trial detention center along with other prisoners and has not been transferred to the medical unit. This was reported by his daughter Nigar Hazi.   “We haven’t talked to him on the

The results of joint Azerbaijani-Turkish exercises in Nakhchivan

As part of the agreement on military cooperation between Azerbaijan and Turkey, joint large-scale tactical exercises with live fire were held on the territory of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic on September 3-5. Ground forces and combat aircraft were involved in the exercises, the press service of the Ministry of Defense said.   The purpose of