Advances in nanotechnology for diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis.

  title={Advances in nanotechnology for diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis.},
  author={Shelza Banyal and Parth Malik and Hardeep Singh Tuli and Tapan Kumar Mukherjee},
  journal={Current opinion in pulmonary medicine},
  volume={19 3},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Tuberculosis (TB) has been a most turbulent problem prevailing for the last several decades. The emergence of multidrug-resistant strains and the dearth of anti-TB drugs are threatening the future containment of TB. Nanotechnology presents an exciting opportunity for proper identification of mycobacterial strains and to improve the potential of drugs for the treatment of TB. RECENT FINDINGS Nanoscience has provided humankind with several unique and comparatively more… CONTINUE READING

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