The potential role of garlic (Allium sativum) against the multi-drug resistant tuberculosis pandemic: a review.

@article{Dini2011ThePR,
  title={The potential role of garlic (Allium sativum) against the multi-drug resistant tuberculosis pandemic: a review.},
  author={Catia Dini and Alessia Fabbri and Andrea Geraci},
  journal={Annali dell'Istituto superiore di sanita},
  year={2011},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={465-73}
}
Worldly data show the increasing incidence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) and particularly of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). In developing countries, TB control programmes are overwhelmed by the complexity of treating MDR-TB infected people, as current tools and therapies are inadequate. MDR-TB could become the main form of TB. Risk factors that make South Africa into one of the main epicentres are analysed. A review of the studies carried out about antitubercular properties… CONTINUE READING