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Research shows how hungry bacteria sense nutrients in their environment

University of Leicester researchers have shed new light on how bacteria sense nutrients in their environment - which could provide important knowledge in the...

New childhood TB cases double earlier estimates

Researchers from Harvard-affiliated Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) and Harvard Medical School (HMS) have estimated that around 1 million children contract tuberculosis (TB) annually...

Speedy tests cut wait time for drug-resistant TB patients

Barcelona, Spain: Results of a new study suggest that three new diagnostic tests could each be used to successfully diagnose drug resistance in tuberculosis...

Tuberculosis and Parkinson’s Disease Linked By Unique Protein

A protein at the center of Parkinson’s disease research now also has been found to play a key role in causing the destruction of...

New Antibiotic May Better Fight TB, Anthrax, Other Diseases

Diseases such as tuberculosis, anthrax, and shigellosis -- a severe food-borne illness -- eventually could be treated with an entirely new and more-effective kind...

Vitamin C can kill drug-resistant TB

In a striking, unexpected discovery, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have determined that vitamin C kills drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB)...

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