Tuberculosis Cure: Parasite Protein Could Be New Treatment
Researchers found new tuberculosis cure by utilizing proteins produced by parasites for host-directed tuberculosis therapies.
Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Is On The Rise
There is more bad news regarding multi-drug resistant tuberculosis. A new study found that strains of tuberculosis that bypass most of the drugs that are usually used to treat bacterial infection have been spreading in South Africa, which already has a high tuberculosis infection rate. Health authorities are highly concerned of the extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis because of the way tuberculosis spreads.