@statnews ACE-2 receptors. But while the nasal passages have lots of cells with these receptors, muscle cells do not.
But Adipose tissue has increased ACE2 & Ivermectin targets adipose tissue.
Merck, use the Ivermectin, Please.
@statnews Why is this a major setback? With the new variants the vaccines probably won't work. If we had used therapeutics from the start as most of the Southern Hemisphere (including NZ) did we would not have had so many fatalies. SARS & MERS were contained by therapeutics