TUBERCULOSIS – Innovative Approaches for an Ancient Disease

Tuberculosis (TB) is an ancient killer that still ravages the developing world – it is one of the major causes of death for people with HIV/AIDS. In 2012 an estimated 8.6 million people became ill with TB and about 1.3 million died from this contagious yet curable disease. 

Learn more about our portfolio of TB market interventions here.

Discover our tuberculosis projects:

 Addressing neglected childhood TB s-image   Rolling out innovative MDR-TB diagnostics

EXPANDx TB   MDR TB Scale Up Initiative

MDR TB Strategic Rotating Stockpile Initiative   Paediatric TB Initiative

 First-Line Tuberculosis Drugs Initiative    

Last updated November 2013


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