February 2, 2009

A search for more effective tuberculosis drugs

Rajesh Gokhale has created a compound in his lab in India that stops tuberculosis in its tracks. In a test tube, the molecule hits four of the bacterium's crucial metabolic pathways at the same time, weakening and ultimately destroying the pathogen.

Read more : http://www.scienceblog.com/cms/india-search-more-effective-tuberculosis-drugs-18397.html

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