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2012-05-22 23:13:15

Biomedical engineers at UC Davis have developed a microfluidic chip to test for latent tuberculosis.

2012-05-22 02:32:17

The tuberculosis vaccine is often used as a treatment for bladder cancer, and adding vitamin D might improve the vaccine’s effectiveness.

2012-05-18 11:18:59

A tiny filter could have a big impact around the world in the fight against tuberculosis.

2012-05-09 09:25:13

In order to reduce HIV and TB in African prisons, African governments and international health donors should fund criminal justice reforms.

2012-04-09 09:50:27

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.

2012-04-04 23:02:48

For decades, fans of The Chronicles of Narnia have been drawn into the pages of “The Space Trilogy”—now, E-book readers are invited to experience Lewis’ magical vision of other-worldly

2012-04-02 09:12:31

Today, the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) publish their jointly developed European Union Standards for Tuberculosis Care (ESTC).

2012-03-27 08:34:42

A two-drug combination is one of the most promising advances in decades for the treatment of tuberculosis (TB) — a disease that kills 2 million people annually — a scientist reported today at the 243 National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS).


Word of the Day
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.