Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 12:11
In a breakthrough, US researchers have found that an improved tuberculosis vaccine can offer strong protection against leprosy.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 14:32
A new study has provided a better insight into the mechanism behind the key medication of tuberculosis (TB) attacking the dormant TB bacteria in order to shorten treatment.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 06, 2014, 19:32
India accounts for nearly one-fourth of global incidence of tuberculosis and public health officials here are working on finding a cure for drug-resistant tuberculosis, Union Health Secretary Luv Verma today said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 13:43
Why mycobacteria - a family that includes the microbe that causes tuberculosis (TB) - survive oxygen limitation has long been a mystery but not any more. A discovery could lead to a revolutionary class of antibiotics to tackle TB.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 16:15
The overall detection of HIV positive cases in Manipur rose from 25,919 in March 2007 to 40,855 in March 2012, indicating the serious magnitude in the state, according to a copy of the CAG report.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 11:29
A new study has explored the impact of six different rollout strategies by developing a mathematical model of tuberculosis (TB) transmission, care-seeking and diagnostic and treatment practices in India.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 21:39
Health experts have revealed that the new drug-resistant tuberculosis shows promise, however it should be approached with caution.
Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 16:36
Researchers have developed a cheap enzyme-based method that can diagnose tuberculosis (TB) more accurately and faster than available devices.