News related to Paser (Aminosalicylic Acid) and/or conditions it is approved for
Canada's McMaster University develops new tuberculosis vaccine
Source: Immune System / Vaccines News From Medical News Today [2013.11.19]
A new vaccine developed at McMaster University offers new hopes for the global fight against tuberculosis. "We are the first to have developed such a vaccine for tuberculosis," said Dr. Fiona Smaill, professor and chair of the Dept. of Pathology and Molecular Medicine of the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster.
We must regulate e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems says International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Source: Lung Cancer News From Medical News Today [2013.11.05]
At the 44th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Paris, members of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Health (The Union) issued a warning about the potential health impact of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and called for urgent regulation of these products.
Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD Skin Test)
Source: MedicineNet Immunizations Specialty [2013.10.16]
Title: Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD Skin Test)
Category: Procedures and Tests
Created: 1/13/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/16/2013 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Tuberculosis Specialty [2013.07.24]
Title: Tuberculosis Diagnosis
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 7/24/2013 7:34:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/24/2013 7:34:39 PM
'Alarming' Rise Seen in Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Source: MedicineNet ciprofloxacin 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
Source: MedicineNet Neutropenia Specialty [2011.07.22]
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/22/2011 12:00:00 AM
Global Coalition Against Child Pneumonia calls for continued investment in innovations and proven tools
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2013.11.14]
Fifth Annual World Pneumonia Day marks successes and challenges in tackling #1 killer of childrenGlobal health advocates commemorated the fifth annual World Pneumonia Day by calling on global leaders to scale up existing interventions and invest in new diagnostics and treatments to defeat pneumonia. Each year, pneumonia kills more children than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined.
Bacterial toxin sets the course for serious infection
Source: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology News From Medical News Today [2013.11.11]
Braunschweig have now discovered what makes a specific strain of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis - one of the main instigators for these infections - so dangerous: the bacteria produce a molecule called CNFy that facilitates the infection process for them.
Badger surveillance project reveals how TB infects their social networks
Source: Veterinary News From Medical News Today [2013.10.23]
Researchers at the University of Exeter and the AHVLA's National Wildlife Management Centre have shown that the social lives of badgers are related to their risk of infection with bovine tuberculosis (TB).