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The delicate balance of our immune system response exploited by mycobacteria The delicate balance of our immune system response exploited by mycobacteria
Some bacteria and viruses take advantage of the way our immune system works to infect us.
2015/7/27
New Data On Delamanid Shows Promising Effects On XDR-TB Treatment New Data On Delamanid Shows Promising Effects On XDR-TB Treatment
This week's New England Journal of Medicine published promising data on the efficacy of one of the newly developed anti-TB compounds for extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB).
2015/7/27
Arginine Adjunctive Therapy in Active Tuberculosis Arginine Adjunctive Therapy in Active Tuberculosis
Dietary supplementation uses as a mechanism to augment the immune system. Adjunctive therapy with L-arginine has the potential to improve outcomes in active tuberculosis.
2015/7/27
Arginine Adjunctive Therapy in Active Tuberculosis Arginine Adjunctive Therapy in Active Tuberculosis
Dietary supplementation uses as a mechanism to augment the immune system. Adjunctive therapy with L-arginine has the potential to improve outcomes in active tuberculosis.
2015/7/27
Linezolid for XDR-TB — Final Study Outcomes Linezolid for XDR-TB — Final Study Outcomes
Researchers previously reported 4-month culture conversion rates among patients with chronic extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) who received linezolid.
2015/7/27
New Figures Show Alarming Trends in TB Financing New Figures Show Alarming Trends in TB Financing
A new TB financing fact sheet released by the Stop TB Partnership, shows alarming trends in TB financing.
2015/7/27
Early HIV treatment improves survival in some patients with newly diagnosed TB Early HIV treatment improves survival in some patients with newly diagnosed TB
Starting anti-HIV treatment within two weeks of the diagnosis of tuberculosis, or TB, improved survival among patients with both infections who had very low immune-cell counts, according to an analysis.
2015/7/18
Iron homeostasis and progression to pulmonary tuberculosis disease among household contacts Iron homeostasis and progression to pulmonary tuberculosis disease among household contacts
Early identification of individuals at risk for progressing to active tuberculosis (TB) disease may limit new transmission and improve clinical outcomes.
2015/7/18
Increased intra- and extracellular granzyme expression in patients with tuberculosis Increased intra- and extracellular granzyme expression in patients with tuberculosis
Granzymes (gzms) are proteases mainly found in cytotoxic lymphocytes. While the role of gzms in target cell death has been widely characterized, considerable evidence points towards broader roles related to infectious and inflammatory responses.
2015/7/18
Childhood BCG vaccination does not influence control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis growth by human bronchoalveolar lavage cells Childhood BCG vaccination does not influence control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis growth by human bronchoalveolar lavage cells
Childhood vaccination with Mycobacterium bovis Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) reduces the risk of infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis and the risk of severe forms of tuberculosis in children.
2015/7/18
To fight tuberculosis, multinational cooperation is the best medicine To fight tuberculosis, multinational cooperation is the best medicine
Tuberculosis is a disease that does not respect borders. Despite major treatment innovations and improvements in the global health care infrastructure, nearly nine million people still fall ill with tuberculosis (TB) every year.
2015/7/18
Scientists Identify a Potential New Drug Against Tuberculosis Scientists Identify a Potential New Drug Against Tuberculosis
Testing thousands of approved drugs, scientists have identified an unlikely anti-tuberculosis drug: the over-the-counter antacid lansoprazole (Prevacid).
2015/7/11
The fibroblast growth factor-2 arrests Mycobacterium avium sp. paratuberculosis growth and immunomodulates host response in macrophages The fibroblast growth factor-2 arrests Mycobacterium avium sp. paratuberculosis growth and immunomodulates host response in macrophages
Mycobacterium avium (M. avium), a mycobacterial species related to M. tb, shares similarities with M. tb in many ways.
2015/7/11
Chinese herbal medicine as adjuvant treatment to chemotherapy for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) Chinese herbal medicine as adjuvant treatment to chemotherapy for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB)
Chinese herbal medicine (CHM) has been increasingly used as an adjuvant treatment for multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in China.
2015/7/11
SLU's Center for Vaccine Development receives $2.9 million to study new vaccine to combat TB SLU's Center for Vaccine Development receives $2.9 million to study new vaccine to combat TB
Saint Louis University's Center for Vaccine Development has received a $2.9 million award to study a new tuberculosis vaccine.
2015/7/11
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Did you know that Aboalis Avicenne (980-1037)

was the first doctor who described three stages

for tuberculosis.  In his book

Canin  de La Medicine he named them as :

*.Stade de preinflammatoire

*.Stade de ulcere rongeant

*.Stade de Caverne


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