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New naturally occurring antibiotic found effective against Mycobacterium tuberculosis

New naturally occurring antibiotic found effective against Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Superbugs emerging from skin bacteria on the increase

Superbugs emerging from skin bacteria on the increase

New Cochrane Review assesses accuracy of Xpert in diagnosing extrapulmonary TB

New Cochrane Review assesses accuracy of Xpert in diagnosing extrapulmonary TB

TB Alliance initiates SimpliciTB to test if new four-drug regimen can treat most types of tuberculosis

TB Alliance initiates SimpliciTB to test if new four-drug regimen can treat most types of tuberculosis

New technique may provide continuous country-level surveillance of drug-resistant tuberculosis

New technique may provide continuous country-level surveillance of drug-resistant tuberculosis

Children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis have successful treatment outcomes, study shows

Children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis have successful treatment outcomes, study shows

Study reveals lack of access to essential medicines in India

Study reveals lack of access to essential medicines in India

Study suggests vitamin C enhances tuberculosis drugs effectiveness

Study suggests vitamin C enhances tuberculosis drugs effectiveness

AIDA project optimizes use of old antibiotics for better patient care

AIDA project optimizes use of old antibiotics for better patient care

Researchers tackling deadly TB discuss the way forward in treatment and prevention

Researchers tackling deadly TB discuss the way forward in treatment and prevention

LSTM researchers find new way to reduce treatment for some parasitic diseases

LSTM researchers find new way to reduce treatment for some parasitic diseases

Single protein allows mycobacteria to generate diverse populations and avoid TB drugs, research shows

Single protein allows mycobacteria to generate diverse populations and avoid TB drugs, research shows

TB germs' metabolic 'escape pathways' may be neutralized by new drugs to shorten duration of therapy

TB germs' metabolic 'escape pathways' may be neutralized by new drugs to shorten duration of therapy

New analysis shows high mortality and financial burden for pulmonary disease due to non-tuberculosis mycobacterium (NTM)

New analysis shows high mortality and financial burden for pulmonary disease due to non-tuberculosis mycobacterium (NTM)

LSTM scientists describe new approach to screening potential TB treatments

LSTM scientists describe new approach to screening potential TB treatments

Report: Global increase in drug-resistant TB threatens to ruin efforts to eradicate the disease

Report: Global increase in drug-resistant TB threatens to ruin efforts to eradicate the disease

New study proves that 'super-boosting' approach may help treat children co-infected with TB and HIV

New study proves that 'super-boosting' approach may help treat children co-infected with TB and HIV

New ‘release and kill’ strategy may shorten treatment periods for patients with tuberculosis

New ‘release and kill’ strategy may shorten treatment periods for patients with tuberculosis

Detailed analysis of bacterial proteins offers path for new drugs to curb tuberculosis

Detailed analysis of bacterial proteins offers path for new drugs to curb tuberculosis

Scientists identify key 'survival gene' that reduces mutation rates in mycobacteria

Scientists identify key 'survival gene' that reduces mutation rates in mycobacteria