Immunotherapy for TB.

@article{Doherty2012ImmunotherapyFT,
  title={Immunotherapy for TB.},
  author={T Mark Doherty},
  journal={Immunotherapy},
  year={2012},
  volume={4 6},
  pages={629-47}
}
Mycobacterium tuberculosis was one of the first human pathogens to be identified as the cause of a specific disease--TB. TB was also one of the first specific diseases for which immunotherapy was attempted. In more than a century since, multiple different immunotherapies have been attempted, alongside vaccination and antibiotic treatment, with varying degrees of success. Despite this, TB remains a major worldwide health problem that causes nearly 2 million deaths annually and has infected an… CONTINUE READING

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