Urgent global action is needed on multi drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) – can small cone moxa contribute to a global response?

Publication date: Available online 25 February 2020Source: European Journal of Integrative MedicineAuthor(s): Merlin Young, Jenny Craig
Source: European Journal of Integrative Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research

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Publication date: Available online 29 March 2020Source: Microbes and InfectionAuthor(s): Mohammad Abdul Alim, Andreas Kupz, Suchandan Sikder, Catherine Rush, Brenda Govan, Natkunam Ketheesan
Source: Microbes and Infection - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
[IPS] Abuja -As COVID-19 surges globally and leaves fear and panic in its wake, global efforts are underway to find a cure. Yet, the same level of response is lacking for several other infectious diseases that kill millions annually. These kinds of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a broad group of communicable diseases which affect more than two billion people and cost developing economies billions of dollars every year.
Source: AllAfrica News: Tuberculosis - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 29 March 2020Source: Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering AspectsAuthor(s): Mirla Anali Bazán Henostroza, Katherine Jasmine Curo Melo, Megumi Nishitani Yukuyama, Raimar Löbenberg, Nádia Araci Bou-Chacra
Source: Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects - Category: Chemistry Source Type: research
Funding Opportunity RFA-AI-20-020 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The purpose of this FOA is to support the establishment of multidisciplinary Tuberculosis (TB) Research Units (TBRUs) that will operate as a collaborative network to improve understanding of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb)-host interactions through characterization of bacterial and host determinants that are relevant during stages of infection and disease, and analyses of bacterial and host heterogeneity on disease outcomes.
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - Category: Research Source Type: funding
Authors: Walker SM, Cox E, Revill P, Musiime V, Bwakura-Dangarembizi M, Mallewa J, Cheruiyot P, Maitland K, Ford N, Gibb DM, Walker AS, Soares M, REALITY trial team Abstract INTRODUCTION: Many HIV-positive individuals in Africa have advanced disease when initiating antiretroviral therapy (ART) so have high risks of opportunistic infections and death. The REALITY trial found that an enhanced-prophylaxis package including fluconazole reduced mortality by 27% in individuals starting ART with CD4
Source: Journal of the International AIDS Society - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: J Int AIDS Soc Source Type: research
Credit: UNBy Ifeanyi Nsofor and Adaeze OrehABUJA, Mar 30 2020 (IPS) As COVID-19 surges globally and leaves fear and panic in its wake, global efforts are underway to find a cure. Yet, the same level of response is lacking for several other infectious diseases that kill millions annually. These kinds of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a broad group of communicable diseases which affect more than two billion people and cost developing economies billions of dollars every year. Lassa Fever is an example and is endemic in Nigeria and other West African countries such as Benin, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tags: Global Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) Source Type: news
Contributors : Jan Heyckendorf ; Sebastian Marwitz ; Maja ReimannSeries Type : Expression profiling by arrayOrganism : Homo sapiensValidation Cohort for Biomarker for personalized therapy for Tuberculosis
Source: GEO: Gene Expression Omnibus - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Tags: Expression profiling by array Homo sapiens Source Type: research
Contributors : Jan Heyckendorf ; Sebastian Marwitz ; Maja ReimannSeries Type : Expression profiling by arrayOrganism : Homo sapiensSample collection and identification of biomarker for personalized therapy in tuberculosis patients
Source: GEO: Gene Expression Omnibus - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Tags: Expression profiling by array Homo sapiens Source Type: research
Contributors : Jan Heyckendorf ; Sebastian Marwitz ; Maja ReimannSeries Type : Expression profiling by arrayOrganism : Homo sapiensSample collection and identification of biomarker for personalized therapy in tuberculosis patients
Source: GEO: Gene Expression Omnibus - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Tags: Expression profiling by array Homo sapiens Source Type: research
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