Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 19:11
A new study has found that the active ingredient in vinegar, acetic acid, might be used as an inexpensive and non-toxic disinfectant against drug-resistant tuberculosis.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 18:55
Acetic acid, an active ingredient in vinegar, can be used as an inexpensive and non-toxic disinfectant against drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) bacteria, scientists say.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 22:25
President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday said tuberculosis (TB) cannot be controlled globally unless it is controlled in India.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 10:07
A team of researchers has discovered a promising new class of antibiotics that could aid efforts to overcome drug-resistance in tuberculosis (TB).
Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 21:30
In a shocking discovery, scientists have found that tuberculosis strains in Russia carry mutations that not only make them resistant to antibiotics but also help them spread more effectively.
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 16:48
Patients with contagious and highly drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) are being routinely discharged from hospitals across South Africa, exposing others in their communities to potentially deadly infections, researchers said on Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 13:20
A special class of immune cells called `invariant natural killer T cells` keep the deadly tuberculosis infection in check - a heartening news for India that has the most number of tuberculosis cases in the world.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 16:32
A new study has found that the lung lesions in an individual infected with tuberculosis (TB) are surprisingly variable and independent of each other, despite whether the patient has clinically active or latent disease.