TITLE

Faster, Cheaper TB Test Developed

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Drug Discovery & Development;Nov2006, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the development of a new tuberculosis (TB) test, called microscopic-observation drug-susceptibility assay, by scientists at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland. Published in the October 12, 2006 issue of the "New England Journal of Medicine," the study focuses on the new TB test that is more sensitive, faster, and less expensive to perform than current culture-based tests.
ACCESSION #
23238500

 

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