Host-Directed Therapies for Tackling Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis: Learning From the Pasteur-Bechamp Debates.

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Tuberculosis remains a global emergency causing an estimated 1.5 million deaths annually. For several decades the major focus of tuberculosis treatment has been on antibiotic development targeting Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The lengthy tuberculosis treatment duration and poor treatment outcomes associated with multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) are… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/cid/civ631

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@article{Zumla2015HostDirectedTF, title={Host-Directed Therapies for Tackling Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis: Learning From the Pasteur-Bechamp Debates.}, author={Alimuddin M. Zumla and Markus J. Maeurer}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2015}, volume={61 9}, pages={1432-8} }