Tuberculosis

The Antibody Initiative -- Tuberculosis Testing

Tuberculosis Testing<p><b>To skip the text and go directly to the objects, CLICK HERE</b><p>Slide, “Tubercle Bacillus in Sputum.” Showing the disease-causing …

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Immunological mechanisms of human resistance to persistent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection

Altmetric: 1<p>More detail<p>Review Article | Published: 12 June 2018<p>Jason D. Simmons,<br>• Catherine M. Stein,<br>• Chetan Seshadri,<br>• Monica Campo,<br>• Galit Alter,<br>• Sarah …

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Africa/AFRICA- P155658- AFCC2/RI-Southern Africa Tuberculosis and Health Systems Support Project - Procurement Plan (English) | The World Bank

Details<p>Document Date 2018/06/10 08:51:21<br>• Document Type Procurement Plan<br>• Report Number STEP10165<br>• Volume No 1<br>• Total Volume(s) 1<br>• Country Africa;<br>• Region …

Africa

The Global Fight against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

On this edition of Press Conference USA Mark Lagon, Chief Policy Officer of the Friends of the Global Fight against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria …

Public Health

Woman sues UPMC after infected nurse exposes thousands to tuberculosis

About 4,700 patients and staff may have been exposed to the disease between Oct. 28 and Feb. 28.

Disease

New study observes tuberculosis bacteria attacking antibiotics - Scope

Tuberculosis was one of the deadliest known diseases, until antibiotics were discovered and used to dramatically reduce its incidence throughout the …

Microbiology

Tuberculosis Case Reported at Olympian High School

4 hours ago<p>SAN DIEGO (CNS) - San Diego County health officials today confirmed a case of tuberculosis at Olympian High School in Chula Vista, and …

Public Health

Polish, US researchers find tuberculosis in prehistoric reptile

WARSAW (AFP) -<p>Polish researchers on Wednesday announced that they had discovered traces of tuberculosis on a 245-million-year-old skeleton of a prehistoric marine reptile.<p>Until now, "the oldest known traces of tuberculosis went back 17,000 years," Dawid Surmik, paleontologist and principal author …

Paleontology

(Part 2) Interactive civil society hearing on the fight against tuberculosis

Available languages:<p>(Part 2) Interactive civil society hearing on the fight against tuberculosis<p>4 Jun 2018 - Interactive civil society hearing as …

High Level

UN General Assembly president calls for more action to end TB

UN General Assembly president calls for more action to end TB<p>File Photo: Photo taken on March 24, 2015 shows a hand of a tuberculosis patient at a …

News (China)

‘Social drivers’ must be confronted in fight against tuberculosis says UN chief

“Universal health care provides an ideal umbrella to build cohesion across the global health landscape, on financing, programming and …

Universal Health Care

Interactive civil society hearing on the fight against tuberculosis

Monday, 4 June 2018<p>All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4)<p>09:00 am<p>Blockchain for Impact Global Summit.<p>09:30 am<p>UNDP, Annual Session …

Rights & Freedoms

China's tuberculosis prevention, treatment better than world average - Xinhua

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- China's tuberculosis incidence rate fell to 60.5 per 100,000 people in 2017, and the country's tuberculosis prevention …

News (China)

Scientists break down tuberculosis structure

Scientists from the University of British Columbia have taken a crucial step towards starving out tuberculosis, following research into how the …

Microbiology

DNA sequencing helping fight TB in Madagascar | Reuters.com

An international team of scientists and doctors are using a hand held DNA sequencer in the fight against tuberculosis in remote parts of Madagascar. Stuart McDill reports.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>An international team of scientists and doctors are using a hand held DNA sequencer in the …

DNA sequencing

Tuberculosis diagnosed in patient at health clinic in Corona

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Delaware Officials: More Than 600 People May Have Been Exposed To Tuberculosis

<b>Follow CBSPHILLY</b> <b>Facebook</b> <b> |</b> <b>Twitter</b>DOVER, Del. (CBS/AP) — State public health officials say hundreds of people may have been exposed to tuberculosis …

Public Health

China offers to help nations build organ donation system at WHA

China is willing to contribute more to the global organ transplant cause and help other countries build a voluntary donation system, a senior …

News (China)

T cell balancing act in TB

Altmetric: 0<p>More detail<p>Research Highlight<p>TUBERCULOSIS<p>Grant Otto<p>Subjects<p>Energy metabolism<br>• T cells<br>• Tuberculosis<p>Subscribe to <i>Nature Reviews Immunology</i> for …

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Clinical isolates of the modern Mycobacterium tuberculosis lineage 4 evade host defense in human macrophages through eluding IL-1β-induced autophagy

Altmetric: 3<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open | Published: 24 May 2018<p>Alessandra Romagnoli,<br>• Elisa Petruccioli,<br>• Ivana Palucci ORCID: …

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Hundreds of student, staff at Apex Friendship HS to get tested for tuberculosis

Video<p>APEX, N.C. (WNCN) - Starting Thursday, hundreds of students and staff at Apex Friendship High School will be tested for tuberculosis.<p>Doctors are …

High School

Potential TB Exposure Reported At UCSD

Public health officials are working with UCSD officials to notify people who may have been exposed to tuberculosis at the La Jolla campus.<p>LA JOLLA, …

Public Health

Tuberculosis case reported at UCSD

SAN DIEGO — A tuberculosis case was reported at UC San Diego, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency announced Wednesday.Potential …

Public Health

Tuberculosis cases reported at UC San Diego

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- San Diego health officials are working with UCSD to notify people who may have been exposed to tuberculosis at the school’s La …

Public Health

County Warns of Potential Tuberculosis Exposure at UCSD

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA)is working to notify UCSD students who may have been exposed to tuberculosis on campus …

UC San Diego

Nigeria:Health Minister Quoted Outdated TB Stats for Nigeria, South Africa

[Africa Check] Does Nigeria have the highest incidence of tuberculosis in Africa, as its junior health minister has claimed? New World Health …

Africa

A Young Woman With Cough and Lithoptysis

JAMA Clinical Challenge<p>May 22/29, 2018<p>JAMA. 2018;319(20):2129-2130. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.5101<p>A 28-year-old healthy woman presented with a 2-week …

Medicine

Link between tuberculosis and Parkinson's disease discovered: The mechanism our immune cells use to clear bacterial infections like tuberculosis (TB) might also be implicated in Parkinson's disease

The mechanism our immune cells use to clear bacterial infections like tuberculosis (TB) might also be implicated in Parkinson's disease<p>The mechanism …

Microbiology

Providence: 'Low risk' of patient exposure after caregiver's tuberculosis diagnosis

PORTLAND, Ore. - The risk that patients at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center were exposed to tuberculosis is low, the hospital says, after one of …

Public Health

Tuberculosis: Pharmacists develop new substance to counteract antimicrobial resistance

Antimicrobial resistance is on the rise worldwide. This is becoming a problem for infectious diseases like tuberculosis as there are only a few …

Medicine