A new blood test is a fast and accurate tool to diagnose tuberculosis in children, according to a new proof-of-concept study.
Novartis announced that it will be handing over its experimental TB drug to Global Alliance for TB Drug Development.
In a new study, researchers reported that people with previous cases of common pulmonary diseases have an increased risk of developing lung cancer.
A new study estimated that multi-drug resistant tuberculosis infects around 32,000 children every year.
WHO stated that poor diagnosis is behind the recent surge in multi-drug resistant TB.
Vinegar effectively destroys tuberculosis and other mycobacteria, according to a new study.
In Las Vegas, NV, 977 people were tested for tuberculosis. 59 of them had indictions of the disease.
A southern California high school has tested over 1,500 students and staff for TB.
Researchers found that the group of people who were administered a live tuberculosis vaccine had a lower incidence of MS in comparison to the group of people who received a placebo.
A man who was suspected of suffering from tuberculosis was debarred from a US Airways Express flight. The US Airways Express flight was carrying 70 passengers.
WHO announced that in 2012, nearly three million TB cases were left undiagnosed or unreported.
Scientists have recovered tuberculosis genomes from lung tissue of a two-century-old Hungarian mummy.
Researchers found that the body's immune system response to tuberculosis could be tied to one's ethnic background.
According to President Jacob Zuma of the Republic of South Africa, former leader and humanitarian, Nelson Mandela remains in the hospital under critical conditions.
Tuberculosis is the second-leading cause of death from an infectious disease, after HIV/AIDS in the world.