World’s largest trial of potential Coronavirus treatments rolled out across the UK


Government provides £2.1 million investment to University of Oxford trial.

Several promising treatments being trialled which have the potential to benefit hundreds of thousands of people worldwide.

The world’s largest randomised clinical trial of potential coronavirus treatments is well underway in the UK as part of the race to find a treatment.

Almost 1,000 patients from 132 different hospitals have been already recruited in just 15 days and thousands more are expected to join the Randomised Evaluation of COV-id19 thERapY (RECOVERY) trial in the coming weeks, making it the largest randomised controlled trial of potential COVID-19 treatments in the world.