Gilead Covid-EN

In December 2019, a novel virus causing flu-like symptoms emerged in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Within three months, the World Health Organization declared the spread of the coronavirus-19 (COVID-19) to be a global pandemic.1 Since then, COVID-19 has drastically changed the world in which we live.

At Gilead we remain committed to pursuing the impossible, working tirelessly to bring forward medicines for
life-threatening diseases.

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COVID-19, coronavirus disease 2019.

1. World Health Organisation. WHO Director-General opening remark at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 11 March 2020. Available at:
Accessed May 2023.