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GlaxoSmithKline says its antibody drug works against all Omicron mutations in lab studies

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Registered nurse prepares to treat coronavirus patient with antibody drug. Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe/Getty Images
GlaxoSmithKline said that its antibody drug worked against all Omicron mutations.
The company tested the drug, called sotrovimab, in the lab using a pseudovirus.
Sotrovimab is available for the treatment of early COVID-19 in multiple countries, including the US.
British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline said on Tuesday its antibody-based COVID-19 therapy with US partner Vir Biotechnology is effective against all mutations of the new Omicron coronavirus variant , citing new data...
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