Tuberculosis

Compassionate Access with reference to Tuberculosis

March 31, 2017

India is battling multidrug-resistant TB, with about 2.5% of all new TB cases in the country being resistant to Rifampicin, or to both Rifampicin and isoniazid – the two most commonly used anti-TB drugs. At the end of 2015, India had 79,000 cases of drug-resistant TB, 11%...

New BCG-based TB vaccine-VPM1002

May 6, 2016

Tuberculosis is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Tuberculosis infection can be of two kinds-latent and active. Latent tuberculosis is not contagious and do not show any symptoms since the bacterium remains inactive in the body. Latent tuberculosis can become active tuberculosis in those...

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