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Tag Archives: Tuberculosis
Why do some stains of TB cause disease in humans and others don’t? Continue reading
We need to be critical and questioning about where we acquire information and how we react to it. Continue reading
We could probably control bTB using a combination of vaccination and better testing methods. If we wanted to. Continue reading
There is one major disease where the battle is still being badly lost – tuberculosis. Continue reading
New approaches are need to overcome the ancient enemy of tuberculosis. Continue reading
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+
Tuberculosis and HIV co-infections place an immense burden on health care systems and pose particular diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Continue reading
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