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Articles related to tuberculosis

Browse: A Better Test for Childhood TB Browse: Oral TB Vaccine Better than a Needle
Of all the diseases that are developing resistance to antibiotics, pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is by far the largest killer. One-and-a-half million people die of the disease each year, about one-quarter from co-infection with HIV.
Browse: Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Tuberculosis
Outbreaks of tuberculosis in Australia, particularly in the southern states, are a delayed response to low exposure to sunlight, the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory has proposed in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases.