Patients were no longer infectious after just two months of treatment — faster than almost all drugs ever recorded.
Only half of people with multidrug resistant TB are cured, and patients run a high risk of losing their hearing due to the drugs.
Initiatives in the past four years have greatly increased inmates’ access to healthcare.
Tuberculosis has affected health workers and it is contributing to the medical brain drain. Mia Malan examines the disease's impact.
Mining operations in Africa could be driving the whole continent's tuberculosis epidemic, a new Oxford-led study has found.