Tuberculosis Vaccine Trial Disappoints

The first tuberculosis (TB) vaccine to be tested for efficacy in infants in more than 40 years has proved ineffective as a TB booster shot.

  • South Africa:  TB Vaccine Trial Disappoints

    UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 5 February 2013

    The first tuberculosis (TB) vaccine to be tested for efficacy in infants in more than 40 years has proved ineffective as a TB booster shot, but it may have laid the groundwork for ... read more »

More TB vaccines are in the pipeline (file photo).