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Herbal Ray of Hope for TB Patients

08 February 2012

AHMEDABAD:Patients suffering from Totally Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (TDR-TB) can now for hope for the best as the Gujarat based Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute (CSMCRI) has found that a herbal plant Salicrornia Brachiata contains elements that are resistant to TB.

 The scientists, after 13 years of thorough research, at CSMCRI in Bhavnagar have revealed that the plant consists of anti-TB contents which would prove effective in fighting TDR-TB……
Read more: http://www.thesundayindian.com/en/story/Herbal-Ray-of-Hope-for-TB-Patients/120/29705/

Written by csirindia

February 12, 2012 at 11:20 am

Posted in CSMCRI

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