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Synthetic tuberculosis vaccines could save millions of lives

29 August 2012

WASHINGTON:

Cases of one of the world’s deadliest diseases-tuberculosis-are spiralling at an alarming rate, due to the ineffectiveness of the existing vaccines, a new study including an Indian-origin researcher has revealed.

“Tuberculosis is a global health threat, and it is a highly communicable disease that may influence practically anyone and everyone,” says senior author Javed Agrewala of the CSIR-Institute of Microbial Technology in Chandigarh, India……

Read more: http://truthdive.com/2012/08/29/Synthetic-tuberculosis-vaccines-could-save-millions-of-lives.html

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Written by csirindia

August 30, 2012 at 4:29 pm

Posted in IMTECH

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