Gilead Says Drug Remdesivir Helped Moderately Ill Coronavirus PatientsA Bay Area biotech company says its experimental drug remdesivir improved symptoms when given for five days to moderately ill, hospitalized patients with COVID-19.
Coronavirus Update: FDA Gives Gilead's Coronavirus Drug Approval For Emergency UseFoster City-based Gilead Sciences' experimental drug -- remdesivir -- has been granted FDA approval for emergency use to help coronavirus patients make quicker recovery from infections.
No Charges For Foster City Police Officers In Shooting Of Child Sex Abuse SuspectSan Mateo County District Attorney Stephen Wagstaffe announced Monday that his office will not file criminal charges against a Foster City police officer and detective
Most COVID-19 Patients In Experimental Gilead Drug Trial Recovering QuicklyBay Area biotech company Gilead Sciences is in the spotlight after the firm's drug remdesivir got positive results in a trial treatment on COVID-19 patients. But some experts are not celebrating yet.
Coronavirus Patients Rush To Join Studies Of Gilead Drug RemdesivirCoronavirus patients around the world have been rushing to join remdesivir studies that opened in hospitals in the last few weeks.
Foster City Voters Recall Controversial Councilman Herb PerezVoting results from Tuesday's election showed Foster City residents overwhelmingly approving a measure to recall City Councilman Herb Perez after his repeated insults of city residents and "bullying."
WHO: Gilead Sciences Drug May Help Treat Coronavirus SymptomsAn official from the World Health Organization said that Gilead's drug remdesivir is showing signs that it may be able to help treat the deadly coronavirus.
Massive Tree Falls Overnight, Crushes Tesla In Foster CityA Tesla owner in Foster City received a rude awakening when their car was crushed by a fallen tree early Monday morning.
Chinese Scientists Ask For Patent On Gilead Sciences Drug To Fight CoronavirusScientists in the city at the center of China’s virus outbreak have applied to patent a drug made by U.S. company Gilead Sciences Inc. to treat the disease.
Gilead Sciences Testing Antiviral Drug To Treat CoronavirusThere is no cure for the deadly Wuhan coronavirus, but several big biotech companies are hoping they can treat the symptoms with existing antiviral medications.
Police Shoot Suspect In Foster City After Officer StabbedA 38-year-old man was shot by police after stabbing an officer during the serving of a search warrant in Foster City on Wednesday evening, according to police.