Leprosy News and Research

Latest Leprosy News and Research

Clinton Global Initiative to raise awareness and funding for NTD control and elimination

Clinton Global Initiative to raise awareness and funding for NTD control and elimination

Preventive-care TB therapy is cost-effective for patients

Preventive-care TB therapy is cost-effective for patients

IDRI signs agreement to use NanoPass' MicronJet microneedle technology for intradermal vaccines

IDRI signs agreement to use NanoPass' MicronJet microneedle technology for intradermal vaccines

Quality test for Guardian Technologies International's Signature Mapping TBDx system completed

Quality test for Guardian Technologies International's Signature Mapping TBDx system completed

Distributed drug discovery for neglected diseases

Distributed drug discovery for neglected diseases

New discovery about mycobacteria – implications for tuberculosis research

New discovery about mycobacteria – implications for tuberculosis research

Mozambique's Health Minister reviews country's health status with Parliament

Mozambique's Health Minister reviews country's health status with Parliament

Ancient skeletal evidence for leprosy in India

Ancient skeletal evidence for leprosy in India

NIH grants will strengthen fight against HIV/AIDS-tuberculosis

NIH grants will strengthen fight against HIV/AIDS-tuberculosis

Many neglected diseases lacking research funding

Many neglected diseases lacking research funding

Mould toxins in buildings more prevalent and hazardous than thought

Mould toxins in buildings more prevalent and hazardous than thought

Discovery of new species of bacterium that causes leprosy

Discovery of new species of bacterium that causes leprosy

Leprosy forgotten but not gone

Leprosy forgotten but not gone

Leprosy still present in the U.S.

Leprosy still present in the U.S.

Free treatment program against Buruli ulcer in Cameroon not working

Free treatment program against Buruli ulcer in Cameroon not working

Lack of advocacy, communication, mobilization programs hindering Uganda's efforts to fight TB, health official says

Lack of advocacy, communication, mobilization programs hindering Uganda's efforts to fight TB, health official says

Uganda plans survey to determine prevalence of MDR-TB, health official says

Uganda plans survey to determine prevalence of MDR-TB, health official says

Kenya implements international standards for tuberculosis care

Kenya implements international standards for tuberculosis care

Bush says he will sign PEPFAR reauthorization

Bush says he will sign PEPFAR reauthorization

Russia considers ending mandatory HIV testing for foreigners entering country

Russia considers ending mandatory HIV testing for foreigners entering country