Thursday, May 26, 2022

Tuberculosis

The largest-ever study of TB identifies genetic causes of drug resistance

The Comprehensive Resistance Prediction for Tuberculosis International Consortium (CRyPTIC) research project.

Lung-on-chip uncovered new insight on response to early TB infection

The findings reveal the early events that take place during tuberculosis infection, and provide a model for future research into respiratory and other infections.

A new way to control vitamin K2 production in the bacterial pathogen that causes tuberculosis

Menaquinone (vitamin K2) plays a vital role in energy generation and environmental adaptation in many bacteria, including the human pathogen Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb). Although...

Indian scientists discovered a new way to fight TB

Tuberculosis kills. When it doesn’t, its effect stays for what is a lifetime. To make things worse, the current approach for treating TB consumes...

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