Researchers discover new weapon to combat tuberculosis
Can't see this email? View it online
   
  February 5, 2018  
  Tuberculosis  
  The latest tuberculosis news from News Medical  
 Researchers discover new weapon to combat tuberculosisResearchers discover new weapon to combat tuberculosis
 
Tuberculosis (TB), an infectious disease which attacks the lungs, claims someone's life every 20 seconds and 1.5 million lives worldwide every year.
 
   WHO's new surveillance data reveals widespread occurrence of antibiotic resistanceWHO's new surveillance data reveals widespread occurrence of antibiotic resistance
 
WHO's first release of surveillance data on antibiotic resistance reveals high levels of resistance to a number of serious bacterial infections in both high- and low-income countries.
 
   New vaccine approach offers effective protection against tuberculosisNew vaccine approach offers effective protection against tuberculosis
 
A unique platform that resulted in a promising HIV vaccine has also led to a new, highly effective vaccine against tuberculosis that is moving toward testing in humans.
 
 Study reveals lack of access to essential medicines in India
 
Study reveals lack of access to essential medicines in IndiaResearch has revealed the shocking lack of access to essential medicines in India, despite thousands being approved in an attempt to generate wider availability.
 
 
 Guts of surfers more likely to be colonized by antibiotic-resistant bacteria, study reveals
 
Guts of surfers more likely to be colonized by antibiotic-resistant bacteria, study revealsRegular surfers and bodyboarders are three times more likely to have antibiotic resistant E. coli in their guts than non-surfers, new research has revealed.
 
 
 Using structural analysis to improve anti-TNF treatments
 
Using structural analysis to improve anti-TNF treatmentsThe lowering of TNFα levels using these anti-TNFα agents significantly decreases chronic pathologic inflammatory responses in inflammatory diseases.