“I’m not a doctor, but…” The introductory sentence is just a formality. In recent hours, several politicians, riding on the hope of the moment, have publicly called for generalizing the treatment presented as a “miracle” by its promoter, the Pr Didier Raoult. Length of interviews thundering, infectious diseases physician and microbiologist says that his treatment with chloroquine has “spectacular results” against the Covid-19, in a trial in a record time and in the pre-epidemic on 26 patients.

Judging this promising study, but not…