Without Success in India, We'll Never Control Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Anywhere

Published: Aug 26, 2016

Two newly released studies from India make the global fight against antibiotic resistance and drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) feel even more daunting.

India is critical to the control of TB and other antibiotic resistance, as it is both the largest consumer of antibiotics in the world and has the highest burden of TB, affecting 2.2 million of its people each year, a quarter of the world total.

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