This is not really any thing to do with MS, but for those readers who are interested to know that it is not only MS where the the trial designs doom potentially useful treatments to the maggot-pile, you can see what people are up to. If you want to see what trials are happening on COVID-19 in real time then there is a website with this information.
As of April 21, 2020, well over 500 clinical trials have been registered at
the various international and national clinical trial registry sites.
A real-time dashboard of clinical trials for COVID-19 Kristian Thorlund, Louis Dron, Jay Park, Grace Hsu, Jamie I Forrest, Edward J MillsThe Lancet Digital HealthPublished: April 24, 2020
I am pleased to say that UV-C nor disinfectant is not on that list….just yet
However 3 of the big hopefuls for COVID-19 have had a black mark against them. If you want see trial
Some of the ideas are bonkers.