• Vol. 47 No. 3, 90–91
  • 15 March 2018

New Approaches to the Treatment of Tuberculosis


Tuberculosis (TB) remains one of the world’s most important infectious diseases, with an estimated 10 million cases and 1.7 million deaths per year—the leading cause of death globally from a single infectious agent. It is an especially important disease in Asia, accounting for almost 60% of the global cases.

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