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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Many Colorado restaurants have closed. The ones still open aren’t sure how long they can weather coronavirus.

State data shows that even though restaurants have recovered some since April, the industry is still down thousands of jobs. More than 2,500 establishments have shut down since March.

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Vail is betting that disinfection technology will make school, buildings safer during coronavirus

Vail Mountain School is one of the first in Colorado to install the Synexis Dry Hydrogen Peroxide system, enabling it to keep a five-day-a-week schedule for students.

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As the financial crisis hits Colorado, PERA’s new oversight commission is sidelined

Top Colorado lawmakers said the move was intended to save $100,000 in the $30.3 billion state budget, but critics suggest it's a bad idea