News related to Aplisol (Tuberculin) and/or conditions it is approved for
Seals and sea lions may have carried tuberculosis to the Americas
Source: Genetics News From Medical News Today [2014.08.22]
Grade school history lessons often have it that American Indians largely were wiped out by diseases such as whooping cough, chicken pox, influenza and tuberculosis brought to the New World by...
Promising new vaccine effective against both tuberculosis and leprosy in mice
Source: Immune System / Vaccines News From Medical News Today [2014.08.22]
UCLA-led research finds that a variant of an existing vaccine offers stronger protection against both diseasesThis image depicts the structure of antigen 85B.
Protein identified that helps prevent active tuberculosis in infected patients
Source: Nutrition / Diet News From Medical News Today [2014.08.22]
UCLA-led study has identified a protein that appears to play a key role in protecting people infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis - the bacterium that causes tuberculosis - from developing the...
Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD Skin Test)
Source: MedicineNet adalimumab Specialty [2014.01.30]
Title: Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD Skin Test)
Category: Procedures and Tests
Created: 1/13/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2014 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Neutropenia Specialty [2014.01.24]
Title: Tuberculosis (TB)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/24/2014 2:28:22 AM
'Alarming' Rise Seen in Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Source: MedicineNet Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD Skin Test) Specialty [2012.08.31]
Title: 'Alarming' Rise Seen in Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Category: Health News
Created: 8/30/2012 2:05:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/31/2012 12:00:00 AM
PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins (with audio)
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2014.08.23]
(MedPage Today) -- This week?s topics include a new drug for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, concussion in adolescent girls, cancer screening in the elderly, and smoking cessation after hospital discharge.
The search for new antibiotics and cancer therapies could be transformed by innovative technique
Source: MRSA / Drug Resistance News From Medical News Today [2014.07.16]
Antibiotic resistance is depleting our arsenal against deadly diseases and infections, such as tuberculosis and Staph infections, but recent research shows promise to speed up the drug discovery...
Hope for new ways to treat antibiotic-resistant TB
Source: MRSA / Drug Resistance News From Medical News Today [2014.07.01]
Scientists in the United States and India have successfully modified the precursor to one of the drugs used to treat tuberculosis, an important first step toward new drugs that can transcend...