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How charity is fuelling a superbug in India?

By Ruhi Khandar, The Ken The evil superbug is on the lookout for new hosts. The hero has the weapon, he can conquer it, but only if he is willing. The superbug is antibiotic-resistant bacteria, which causes multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB), the … Continue reading

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Health grps ask Centre to include ‘delamanid’ for TB control

Published: Business Standard| Source: PTI , January 28, 2017 Health groups have asked the Centre to incorporate the life-saving anti-TB drug ‘delamanid’ into its Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme. In a letter to the Health Ministry, the groups have asked … Continue reading

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