Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus are using computational modeling and lab work in a race to create an antiviral drug to fight the new coronavirus. This is a structural model of an antiviral drug used to treat HIV bound to a protein enzyme the researchers cloned from a gene in the new coronavirus. (Image provided by CU)

Colorado researchers are racing to find an antiviral drug that could save people with the new coronavirus

A team at the CU pharmacy school is testing modified versions of two HIV drugs in the hopes of finding a treatment that works for the virus.

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“An extremely, extremely challenging day”: Widespread destruction feared after East Troublesome fire explodes

The blaze grew to 125,000 acres as it swept Grand County on Wednesday night toward Grand Lake and through an area packed with homes, lodges and other businesses

Colorado child protection caseworker under investigation for falsifying reports about checking on kids, at-risk adults

The alleged fraud was uncovered after Moffat County fell behind on abuse and neglect reports, and the state sent in a team of 15 caseworkers to clean up the mess

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Denver’s unique sales tax to fight climate change could be a blueprint for future action nationwide

Ballot measure 2A is part of Denver’s efforts to cut its greenhouse gas emissions in the city, but some are concerned about regressive nature of the tax