#WorldTBDay - A TB Test That's Cheaper, Quicker and More Accurate

Tuberculosis is a disease that kills more people due to a bacterial infection than any other disease in the world. To make major strides, the world needs better interventions, vaccines and ways of diagnosing TB. In addition, new drugs are needed to tackle drug resistant strains and reduce treatment duration, writes Bavesh Kana for The Conversation Africa.

Tuberculosis can be cured.


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