Leprosy News and Research

Latest Leprosy News and Research

UCLA examines disease-versus-disease interactions

UCLA examines disease-versus-disease interactions

A breakthrough in R&D for neglected diseases

A breakthrough in R&D for neglected diseases

Discovery of gene that controls the speed at which patients develop tuberculosis

Discovery of gene that controls the speed at which patients develop tuberculosis

What caused leprosy?

What caused leprosy?

Leprosy microbes lead scientists to immune discovery

Leprosy microbes lead scientists to immune discovery

Researchers show protein's role in stopping bacterial-induced inflammation

Researchers show protein's role in stopping bacterial-induced inflammation

African genome research given impetus

African genome research given impetus

Abandoned bones suggest TB wiped out leprosy in battle of killer diseases

Abandoned bones suggest TB wiped out leprosy in battle of killer diseases

Shakespeare may have had syphilis

Shakespeare may have had syphilis

Dramatic changes in the way the FDA address patient safety are needed

Dramatic changes in the way the FDA address patient safety are needed

Thalidomide shows promise in fighting myeloma

Thalidomide shows promise in fighting myeloma

Rifampicin can prevent the formation of protein fibrils associated with Parkinson's disease

Rifampicin can prevent the formation of protein fibrils associated with Parkinson's disease

Crohn’s disease may be caused by same bacterium that causes Paratuberculosis or Johne’s disease in cattle, sheep, and goats

Crohn’s disease may be caused by same bacterium that causes Paratuberculosis or Johne’s disease in cattle, sheep, and goats

Cell biologists may have discovered a new effective therapy for psoriasis

Cell biologists may have discovered a new effective therapy for psoriasis

Final push towards elimination of Leprosy

Final push towards elimination of Leprosy

Diseases are being neglected in wake of HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria

Diseases are being neglected in wake of HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria

Skeletal remains of 3,160 individuals reveal changing status of cancer in Europe across the centuries

Skeletal remains of 3,160 individuals reveal changing status of cancer in Europe across the centuries

Five million village doctors in rural China to be re-trained

Five million village doctors in rural China to be re-trained

New chink in the cellular armor of tuberculosis (TB) and leprosy

New chink in the cellular armor of tuberculosis (TB) and leprosy