T-box structure in bacteria may be target for new antibiotics

Cornell researchers have opened the door for designing new antibiotics targeted to pathogens as they have uncovered t

Anti-arthritis drug also stops tuberculosis bacillus from multiplying in blood stem cells

Immunologist Johan Van Weyenbergh and his colleagues have reported that a drug used to fight arthritis also stops the

Tuberculosis: India’s silent epidemic

As of 2018, India is home to the world’s largest number of patients suffering from tuberculosis.

A new TB vaccine is within reach – Prof. Helen McShaneA new TB vaccine is within reach – Prof. Helen McShane

Tuberculosis has become difficult to treat as the bug that causes the disease is getting resistant to antibiotics.

Private sector needs to be involved in TB fight

Lancet Commission says mortality can be reduced if private healthcare providers are engaged.

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The Philippines Department of Health and WHO call for 'all-out-war' against TB

The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) jointly call for an all-out-war ag

Rise in TB cases notified from private sector

In 2018, there were 2.15 million new tuberculosis (TB) case notifications in India, an increase of 3 lakh (16%) cases