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Tuberculosis Vaccine

Being A Tuberculosis Physician: Struggles, Challenges And Hopes

Dr. Jayant Banavaliker | Posted 08.07.2013 | Impact
Dr. Jayant Banavaliker

In a rural area outside Delhi, the father of a young girl with tuberculosis came to me, "Doctor, just give me the medicines. I will give the drugs to ...

Study Finds Tuberculosis Vaccine Doesn't Protect Infants

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 02.04.2013 | Parents

LONDON -- The world's most advanced tuberculosis vaccine failed to protect babies against the infectious disease, according to a new study in South Af...

What Can We Do About Tuberculosis? What Would Pasteur Do?

Kolleen Bouchane | Posted 12.25.2011 | Impact
Kolleen Bouchane

Recently an unidentified person in NY was diagnosed with TB. While all students and staff were quickly and screened, one outraged mother angrily accused, "Shame on that person." But that shame is misplaced.

TB Vaccine Timing Could Impact Effectiveness

Posted 08.23.2011 | Healthy Living

A new vaccine designed to fight tuberculosis is less effective when given alongside shots for other diseases, a study has found, suggesting child ...