News related to Aplisol (Tuberculin) and/or conditions it is approved for
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
Global burden of HIV, malaria and TB has decreased since 'the Millennium Declaration'
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2014.07.22]
The Millennium Declaration was a promise to reduce HIV, malaria and tuberculosis - adopted by governments worldwide in 2000. A new analysis examines the impact of the Declaration.
Three-Drug Cocktail Has Promise in TB
Source: MedPage Today Pulmonology [2014.07.22]
(MedPage Today) -- MELBOURNE, Australia -- An experimental, three-drug tuberculosis treatment regimen demonstrated bactericidal activity in patients with drug-sensitive or multidrug-resistant disease, researchers reported here.
The browning of white fat may be at the root of cancer-related wasting syndrome
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2014.07.21]
Many patients with advanced stages of cancer, AIDS, tuberculosis, and other diseases die from a condition called cachexia, which is characterized as a "wasting" syndrome that causes extreme thinness...
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...
Rollout strategy for diagnostic test in India may impact TB
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2014.07.15]
Xpert MTB/RIF, a recently implemented tuberculosis (TB) test, has the potential to control the TB epidemic in India, but only if the current, narrow, implementation strategy is replaced by a more...
Promising new TB drug is approved, but question marks remain
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2014.07.12]
Community health experts urge caution with regards to new drug found to be effective in treating multi-drug resistant tuberculosis, citing possible serious adverse effects.
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...