Coxon, Geoffrey and Gillespie, Stephen H. (2010) TB- Strength in numbers. Microbiology Today, 2010 (Feb). p. 68. ISSN 1464-0570Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
A global pandemic of tuberculosis (TB) has afflicted mankind for many centuries. TB is a debilitating and chronic disease caused when Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) is spread by coughing, sneezing or even talking. It is mistakenly considered by most to be a disease of the past, yet currently it kills approximately 2 million people every year. It infects one-third of the world’s population and at any given time up to 13 million people globally will be suffering from an active TB infection.
|Keywords:||TB, tuberculosis, drug discovery, Therapeutics. Pharmacology, Microbiology|
|Subjects:||Medicine > Therapeutics. Pharmacology|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||04 Apr 2012 10:49|
|Last modified:||28 Apr 2016 07:22|