New Tech Offers Hope of Tackling TB

Updated: Tue 25 Mar, 10:55 am

Face masks incorporating satellite tracking and cough samplers are among the new technologies being tested to help researchers in South Africa try to control the epidemic of drug-resistant … read more »

Pros and Cons of High-Tech TB Testing

Updated: Wed 30 Oct, 08:28 am

A new and sophisticated tuberculosis test promises to be faster and more accurate than the old methods, but trials in real-life situations show it did not make any significant difference to treatment … read more »

Zimbabwe: The Agony of Multi-Drug Resistant TB

Updated: Mon 29 Apr, 11:08 am

Zimbabwe is struggling to deal with an increase in cases of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis. Cases of the disease nearly doubled in 2012 compared to 2011. read more »