Latest TB Stories
Tuberculosis, now largely controlled in the industrialized world, remains a stubbornly persistent killer in most of Africa, as well as parts of Asia and South America.
Reducing tuberculosis transmission in geographic "hotspots" where infections are highest could significantly reduce TB transmission on a broader scale.
Biomedical engineers at UC Davis have developed a microfluidic chip to test for latent tuberculosis.
The tuberculosis vaccine is often used as a treatment for bladder cancer, and adding vitamin D might improve the vaccine’s effectiveness.
A tiny filter could have a big impact around the world in the fight against tuberculosis.
In order to reduce HIV and TB in African prisons, African governments and international health donors should fund criminal justice reforms.
Up to 30% of the world's population is infected with Tuberculosis (TB), but in many areas of the world, TB diagnosis still relies on insensitive, poorly standardized, and time-consuming methods.
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