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Portable diagnostic tools could offer a better outlook for TB patients.
Nearly 1.5 million people die from tuberculosis every year, even though most cases can be cured with routine antibiotic treatments. One country’s fight to get the ancient scourge under control has an unlikely hero: a simple diagnostic test.
The first large-scale study to combine genome sequencing and social-network analysis solves a mysterious TB outbreak.
Inaccurate dosing may be a culprit in the evolution of drug-resistant strains.
A startup rolls out a cheap, disposable microfluidics test.
An ultrasensitive test can spot bacteria in a half hour.
A program to boost TB drug compliance rewards patients with cell-phone minutes.