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Remdesivir, or GS-5734, is an adenosine triphosphate analog first described in the literature in 2016 as a potential treatment for Ebola. In 2017, its activity against the coronavirus family of viruses was also demonstrated. Remdesivir is also being researched as a potential treatment to SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus responsible for COVID-19.[A191427,A198810] Remdesivir was granted an FDA Emergency Use Authorization on 1 May 2020. This is not the same as an FDA approval.

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