TUBERCULOSIS – Innovative Approaches for an Ancient Disease

Tuberculosis (TB) is an ancient killer that still ravages the developing world – it is one of the major causes of death for people with HIV/AIDS. In 2013 an estimated 9.0 million people became ill with TB and about 1.5 million died from this contagious yet curable disease. 

Learn more about our portfolio of TB market interventions here.

Discover our tuberculosis projects:

 Expand New Drug markets for TB endTB small banner   Addressing neglected childhood TB s-image

Rolling out innovative MDR-TB diagnostics   EXPANDx TB

MDR TB Strategic Rotating Stockpile Initiative   Paediatric TB Initiative

 MDR TB Scale Up Initiative    First-Line Tuberculosis Drugs Initiative

Last updated June 2014