Latest Multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis Stories
The immune response to the bacterium that causes tuberculosis (TB) varies between patients of different ethnic origin, raising important implications for the development of tests to diagnose and monitor treatment for the disease.
People with tuberculosis (TB) in China often delay going to see a doctor for more than two weeks.
A diagnostic test for tuberculosis (TB) can accurately and quickly detect both TB and drug-resistant strains.
A rapid test for tuberculosis (TB) could help to reduce TB deaths, improve TB treatment, and also offer reasonably good value for money if introduced in southern Africa, an area that has high rates of HIV and a type of TB that is resistant to some drugs (multi-drug resistant TB).
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