Tuberculosis (TB) is an umbrella term for infection with mycobacterium tuberculosis, an organism which has existed alongside humans for thousands of years, with DNA evidence...
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M72/AS01E vaccine in an ongoing Phase IIb trial reduced the incidence of pulmonary tuberculosis disease.- GSK
GSK and Aeras reported that GSK’s M72/AS01E candidate vaccine significantly reduced the incidence of pulmonary tuberculosis disease in HIV-negative adults...
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QIAGEN has announced the submission of QuantiFERON-TB Gold Plus (QFT-Plus), the fourth generation of the modern blood test for detecting...
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This guideline covers preventing, identifying and managing latent and active tuberculosis (TB) in children, young people and adults.
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This guideline provides guidance on the principles and recommendations for nutritional care and support of patients with TB as part...
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These guidelines have been drawn up to help physicians manage adults with HIV/TB co-infection.
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Tuberculosis remains a global health problem, with an estimated 10.4 million cases and 1.8 million deaths resulting from the disease in 2015. The most lethal and disabling form of tuberculosis is tuberculous meningitis...
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Patients with loculated tuberculous pleurisy (TBP) treated with urokinase suffer less from residual pleural thickening (RPT) than those treated with simple drainage.
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Bedaquiline, a diarylquinoline, improved cure rates when added to a multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment regimen in a previous placebo-controlled, phase...
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