Tuberculosis News and Research

Latest Tuberculosis News and Research

A radical change is needed in the way TB is tackled globally

A radical change is needed in the way TB is tackled globally

The first new TB vaccine for more than 80 years has successfully come through safety trials in the UK

The first new TB vaccine for more than 80 years has successfully come through safety trials in the UK

Tabletop DNA test laboratory cuts disease diagnosis down to 30 minutes

Tabletop DNA test laboratory cuts disease diagnosis down to 30 minutes

Research findings will likely aid efforts to develop a vaccine for Leishmania major

Research findings will likely aid efforts to develop a vaccine for Leishmania major

EU to spend €188 million tackling animal diseases such as BSE

EU to spend €188 million tackling animal diseases such as BSE

Discovery of a central memory form of helper T cells that can offer immunity to leishmaniasis

Discovery of a central memory form of helper T cells that can offer immunity to leishmaniasis

Britain's Chief Medical Officer has announced new measures to tackle and eliminate tuberculosis in Britain

Britain's Chief Medical Officer has announced new measures to tackle and eliminate tuberculosis in Britain

Circulation of ‘disaster myths’ in Haiti could hinder appropriate disposal of bodies

Circulation of ‘disaster myths’ in Haiti could hinder appropriate disposal of bodies

Imperative that strategies to control tuberculosis include measures to treat individuals with MDR disease

Imperative that strategies to control tuberculosis include measures to treat individuals with MDR disease

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

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

WHO urges Member States to act now to avoid a major HIV/AIDS epidemic

WHO urges Member States to act now to avoid a major HIV/AIDS epidemic

Experts discuss antibiotic resistance, tuberculosis, malaria, vaccines, maternal mortality, childhood diseases and health sector reform

Experts discuss antibiotic resistance, tuberculosis, malaria, vaccines, maternal mortality, childhood diseases and health sector reform

New test to determine whether tuberculosis sufferers are taking their prescribed antibiotics

New test to determine whether tuberculosis sufferers are taking their prescribed antibiotics

German researchers are identifying lymphoma risks

German researchers are identifying lymphoma risks

World Health Organisation's strategy to control the worldwide rise of tuberculosis has not worked

World Health Organisation's strategy to control the worldwide rise of tuberculosis has not worked

Air conditioning coil reduces over all sickness by 20%

Air conditioning coil reduces over all sickness by 20%

Researchers look to make more effective drug treatments for tuberculosis

Researchers look to make more effective drug treatments for tuberculosis

Revolutionary new test for identifying people infected with tuberculosis

Revolutionary new test for identifying people infected with tuberculosis

Rate of TB in China has fallen substantially since the introduction of the TB control strategy

Rate of TB in China has fallen substantially since the introduction of the TB control strategy