World Tuberculosis Day 2018 (March 24th) is an annual event aiming to raise public awareness…
N-TB – first-of-kind app launched for nutritional assessment and counselling of tuberculosis patients
World TB Day has seen the launch of the N-TB app, a first-of-kind tool to help healthcare providers in the nutritional assessment and counselling of adult patients with tuberculosis.
TB and HIV are two intertwined infective challenges for global health and therefore they need to be addressed with an integrated approach.
We look at some of the highlights of our Twitter chat (#TalkTB), where we questioned Madhukar Pai, Nandita Venkatesan and Jacob Creswell about all things tuberculosis – from diagnosis to social stigma.
In this infographic we take a look at the diagnostics currently in the pipeline for tuberculosis, highlighting the stage of development and intended use.
Join us for our Twitter chat with experts in the field on the 21st March at 11:00 EST / 15:00 GMT, discussing tuberculosis, its elimination and the challenges that face it #TalkTB.
A Phase II trial has suggested potential for new Bacille Calmette–Guerin revaccination strategies in addition to hope for subunit vaccines against tuberculosis.
In a recent study published in Nature Communications, researchers validated a novel screening approach to identify host-directed compounds that reduce the replication of intracellular pathogens, Julie Kaiser explains.
Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are increasingly recognized as important opportunistic pathogens of humans, the authors dicuss the clinical managment and treatments for nontuberculous mycobacterial infections.
The WHO’s most recent global tuberculosis report has stated that the burden of TB is still high, with gaps in diagnosis and growing drug-resistance posing challenges on our way to ending this epidemic.