News & Perspective

Dec 08, 2016

Dec 08, 2016
Pulmonary tuberculosis x-ray

Guidance: Newer tests recommended for TB diagnosis

The guidelines include testing for latent TB, which may affect as many as 13 million Americans.

Sep 07, 2016

Sep 07, 2016
Mycobacterium tuberculosis

New TB screening guidance comes with challenges

Experts say screening at-risk adults for latent TB likely yields moderate benefits.

Mar 24, 2016

Mar 24, 2016
Blood vials

On World TB Day, predictive test raises new hope

Key blood markers may be able to predict for whom latent TB will turn into an active infection.