multidrug-resistant TB

SA scores new medicine worth millions – for free

Joan van Dyk

A deal brokered with the health department guarantees free access but for how long?


Will the latest TB drug reach South Africa in time?

Laura Lopez Gonzalez

Activists fear regulatory delays will come too late for many people who need delamanid and will also stall its release in neighbouring countries.


New TB drug regimen on the horizon

Amy Green

Patients with drug resistant TB could benefit from a new drug regimen, which will be tested in clinical trials this year.


'You can fight if you have support'

Mara Kardas-Nelson

Two young women are proving to the world that the most deadly strain of TB can be beaten.


TB runs rampant: A one-sided war

Lesley Odendaal

Efforts to revamp the international response to the treatment of drug-resistant TB are not proving sufficient.