Larry Ellison told Trump about malaria drug coronavirus treatment: NYT - 2020-04-07

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F88.png Larry Ellison told Trump about malaria drug coronavirus treatment: NYT April 7, 2020, Avery Hartmans, Business Insider

President Trump first heard about using the the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine to treat the coronavirus during a call with Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison, according to The New York Times.

Trump has gone on to tout the drug as a treatment for the disease, despite the lack of peer-reviewed clinical data on the drug's effectiveness.

Ellison is one of Trump's top supporters in the tech industry. He recently allowed Trump to use his California compound for a fundraiser and told Forbes he supports Trump.

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