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Identification and validation of Triamcinolone and Gallopamil as treatments for early COVID-19 via an in silico repurposing pipeline

  title={Identification and validation of Triamcinolone and Gallopamil as treatments for early COVID-19 via an in silico repurposing pipeline},
  author={M{\'e}abh MacMahon and Woochang Hwang and Soorin Yim and Eoghan MacMahon and A Abraham and Justin Barton and Mukunthan Tharmakulasingam and Paul Bilokon and Vasanthi Priyadarshini Gaddi and Namshik Han},
SARS-CoV-2, the causative virus of COVID-19 continues to cause an ongoing global pandemic. Therapeutics are still needed to treat mild and severe COVID-19. Drug repurposing provides an opportunity to deploy drugs for COVID-19 more rapidly than developing novel therapeutics. Some existing drugs have shown promise for treating COVID-19 in clinical trials. This in silico study uses structural similarity to clinical trial drugs to identify two drugs with potential applications to treat early COVID… 

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