Tackling a silent killer

Mumbai is readying a pilot project to target latent tuberculosis.

In need of a lifeline: India's battle against TB

The global battle against tuberculosis (TB) will be won or lost in India because most TB patients live there.

Year-long project to identify and cure TB patients in city

3,000 health volunteers to work across 24 high-risk wards The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and pharmaceut

States told to arm primary health centres in fight against TB

In an effort to meet its ambitious target to eradicate tuberculosis (TB) by 2025 — five years ahead of the target fix

Improving the stability, bioavailability of TB FDC drug

By using caffeine and vanillic acid, the researchers were able to inhibit cross-reaction between isoniazid and rifamp

In AI, radiology finds a new ally

An artificial intelligence tool to interpret chest X-rays shows promise in Bengaluru trials Reading a chest X-ray is

Countries pledge billions to fight tuberculosis worldwide

The WHO has said governments have agreed to contribute $13 billion a year by 2022 to prevent and treat tuberculosis,