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WHO compendium of TB guidelines and associated standards

Compendium of WHO guidelines and associated standards: ensuring optimum delivery of the cascade of care for patients with tuberculosis 3 November 2017 | Geneva: The Global Tuberculosis Programme of the…

Fact sheets on global health R&D

The Global Health Technologies Coalition (GHTC) released a six-part fact sheet series examining the contributions of the US government agencies to advancing global health R&D, including USAID, NIH, CDC, FDA,…

Aidspan publishes new issue of ‘Global Fund Observer’

Aidspan: Global Fund Observer Aidspan, an independent watchdog of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, published Issue 323 of the “Global Fund Observer.” The newsletter includes articles…

UNAIDS: Living with HIV but dying from TB

Global progress to End TB not fast enough to reach global TB and HIV targets 03 November 2017 - Tuberculosis (TB) retains its undesirable status as the leading infectious cause…

Report: TB medicine crisis in Romania

Authorities in Romania are unable to provide the full range of essential medicines needed for the treatment of TB, the Romanian Health Observatory said in its latest report, TB medicine…

Global TB Report 2017

WHO report signals urgent need for greater political commitment to end TB; TB remains leading infectious killer. 30 October 2017 | GENEVA - Global efforts to combat tuberculosis (TB) have…

Twice-daily tenofovir alafenamide dose might overcome interaction with rifampicin

Twice-daily tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) plus rifampicin provided similar exposures to once-daily TAF in pharmacokinetic study. This strategy might be a suitable option for people with HIV/TB coinfection. The results were…

WHO to review its interim guidance on the use of delamanid in the treatment of MDR-TB

WHO to review its interim guidance on the use of delamanid in the treatment of multidrug-resistant TB following the release of Phase III clinical trial results The World Health Organization…

Aidspan publishes new issue of ‘Global Fund Observer’

Aidspan, an independent watchdog of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, published Issue 322 of the “Global Fund Observer.”

TB cases in the UK: 2000 to 2016

Official statistics annual reports from the UK enhanced tuberculosis surveillance systems. To download Tuberculosis cases UK: 2000 to 2016, click here.