Tuberculosis: The global killer

Authors

  • Bavesh Kana 1. DST/NRF Centre of Excellence for Biomedical TB Research, School of Pathology and Wits– Aurum Joint Venture, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand and the National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa 2. Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA
  • Gavin Churchyard Aurum Research Institute, School of Public Health and Wits–Aurum Joint Venture, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1590/sajs.2013/a0036

Keywords:

latent TB infection, drug resistance, isoniazid preventative therap, diagnosis

Published

2013-09-25

How to Cite

Kana, B., & Churchyard, G. (2013). Tuberculosis: The global killer. South African Journal of Science, 109(9/10), 2. https://doi.org/10.1590/sajs.2013/a0036

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