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Congressman calls for SEC investigation into leak about possible coronavirus drug 

A congressman on Friday called for the Securities and Exchange Commission to investigate the leak of a video showing physicians at the University of Chicago speaking enthusiastically about an experimental drug to treat Covid-19. Texas Democrat Rep. Lloyd Doggett, chair of the House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee, said the leak was “so significant” at a time when the world is “so desperate to find a cure.”

As the story was picked up by news organizations, the stock climbed 12%.

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