Tag Archives: Tuberculosis

What’s the diference between cow TB and human TB?

Why do some stains of TB cause disease in humans and others don’t? Continue reading

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The battle against TB

We need to be critical and questioning about where we acquire information and how we react to it. Continue reading

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Badger baiting – the truth about badgers and bovine tuberculosis

We could probably control bTB using a combination of vaccination and better testing methods. If we wanted to. Continue reading

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Is a new approach needed to fight XDR-TB?

There is one major disease where the battle is still being badly lost – tuberculosis. Continue reading

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Still a long way to go to beat TB

New approaches are need to overcome the ancient enemy of tuberculosis. Continue reading

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TB's revenge 

The world is starting to win the war against tuberculosis, but drug-resistant forms pose a new threat. Nature News: http://goo.gl/Ua9c8 #viaGoogle+ Google+: Reshared 1 times Google+: View post on Google+

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Tuberculosis and HIV Co-Infection

Tuberculosis and HIV co-infections place an immense burden on health care systems and pose particular diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Continue reading

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Phagosomal rupture caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Mycobacterium tuberculosis is one of the most life-threatening pathogens of all time. Despite the development of vaccines and antibiotics, this pathogen is still a major public health problem. The HIV epidemic has also had an important impact on the rise … Continue reading

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As if it wasn't bad enough

The emergence of drug resistant tuberculosis has the potential to be a serious public health problem in Sudan and strengthened tuberculosis control and improved monitoring of therapy is needed. Continue reading

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