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Jeffrey R. Aeschlimann

Jeffrey R. Aeschlimann

Jeffrey R. Aeschlimann is an associate professor of pharmacy at the University of Connecticut.

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Commentary: Ivermectin is a Nobel Prize-winning wonder drug – but not for COVID-19

By: - October 14, 2021

Ivermectin is an over 30-year-old wonder drug that treats life- and sight-threatening parasitic infections. Its lasting influence on global health has been so profound that two of the key researchers in its discovery and development won the Nobel Prize in 2015. I’ve been an infectious disease pharmacist for over 25 years. I’ve also managed patients […]