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2015-02-13 08:27:07

Patients Can Now Be Removed from Respiratory Isolation Following One or Two Negative Xpert MTB/RIF Results SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-11 12:27:07

HILDEN, Germany and BEIJING, February 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - China's first population-based study of latent TB infection, published in The

2015-02-11 08:32:26

Sensor fingerprint a new paradigm enabling rapid detection of resistant strains in culture MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb, 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Specific Technologies, developer

2015-02-03 20:21:55

The 116,200 Square Foot Class A Laboratory and Office Facility Serves as the Headquarters and Primary Research Center for World Renowned Seattle Biomedical Research Institution

2015-01-27 16:27:25

HILDEN, Germany, and GERMANTOWN, Maryland, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - QuantiFERON Monitor (QFM(R)) launches in Europe for monitoring immune

2015-01-13 23:12:01

LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com offers “2014 Market Research Report on Global Ethambutol Industry” and “2014 Deep Research Report on Global Sheep Placenta Extract Industry” reports.

2014-12-17 04:20:01

Drug for treating diabetes can double up as adjunct treatment for tuberculosis SINGAPORE, Dec 17, 2014 - (ACN Newswire)

2014-12-11 16:25:14

Memorandum of Understanding Signed to Address the Global Health Threat of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Dec.

2014-12-03 23:02:35

Sophisticated lung imaging can reveal whether or not a treatment drug is able to clear tuberculosis (TB) lung infection in human and macaque parallel studies, according to University of Pittsburgh


Latest tuberculosis Reference Libraries

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2011-04-25 16:19:14

Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) is a pathogenic bacterial species in the genus Mycobacterium and the causative agent of most cases of tuberculosis. Robert Koch first discovered it in 1882 and that it had an unusual, waxy coating on the cell surface which makes them impossible to Gram stain. M. tuberculosis is highly aerobic and requires high levels of oxygen. It generally infects the respiratory system of mammals. Tuberculin skin test, acid-fast stain, and chest radiographs are the most...

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2011-04-18 22:11:24

Mycobacterium bovis is a slow-growing, aerobic bacterium and the causative agent of tuberculosis in cattle. Similar to M. tuberculosis, M. bovis can jump the species barrier and cause tuberculosis in humans. It is estimated that M. bovis was responsible for more losses among farm animals than all other diseases combined in the first half of the 20th century. Infection happens after bacterium is ingested. It is generally transmitted to humans via infected milk. Actual human infections are...

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