Tuberculosis

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India has far more cases of tuberculosis than any other country in the world. There are about 2 million new cases each year and India accounts for nearly one third of prevalent cases globally.

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A new molecular test for tuberculosis can diagnose TB and detect a drug-resistant form of it far more easily and rapidly than other tests currently available.

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It is essential to complete the TB treatment because the TB bacteria grow slowly in the body.

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Each year, over nine million people around the world get infected with TB and almost two million TB related deaths are recorded worldwide. The actual...