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Fixed-dose combinations vs. single-drug for treating pulmonary TB

A research team from Spain has prepared a Cochrane Systematic Review that explores the efficacy, safety, and adherence to fixed-dose combinations (FDCs) ...

Penn experts to devise improved diagnostic tool for tuberculosis

A team of Penn doctors and engineers has been awarded a $100,000 grant to develop an unusual new way of diagnosing tuberculosis ...

New blood test for the detection of bovine TB

A new blood test to detect Mycobacteria in blood has been developed by a team at The University of Nottingham ...

Researchers created genetic blueprint of TB bacteria, then used it to predict, rank potential drug targets

Researchers have deciphered how the human pathogen Mycobacterium tuberculosis is able to tolerate the recently approved FDA drug bedaquiline. The ...