Last Updated: Monday, March 29, 2010, 00:00
In a major breakthrough that may pave the way for an effective treatment for tuberculosis, scientists claim to have found a "fat clue" to the progression of the disease.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 00:00
Australian scientists Wednesday claimed
to have discovered a protein and were developing a drug that
could cure tuberculosis which claims about 1,000 lives daily
in India alone.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 18, 2010, 00:00
The World Health Organization says it doesn`t have enough information to know if it is winning the fight against drug-resistant tuberculosis.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 31, 2009, 00:00
Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd, a Gujarat-based pharma company, on Saturday launched Risorine, the first indigenously prepared drug for treatment of tuberculosis in the country.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 15, 2009, 00:00
French and American scientists have recommended that the World Health Organization (WHO) must review, and adjust its guidelines for the fight against tuberculosis (TB).
Last Updated: Monday, August 24, 2009, 00:00
Smoking increases the risk of developing active tuberculosis (TB) disease, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Monday, August 10, 2009, 00:00
It is now possible to diagnose tuberculosis (TB) in just 30 minutes, thanks to magnetic nano particles that can identify Mycobacterium tuberculosis in sputum, even at very low concentrations.