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Better, quicker, cheaper new TB drug steals the headlines

UCT scientists are part of an international research group, which includes the Universities of Stellenbosch and the Free State, on track to deliver more effective, less expensive and shorter TB treatment using a new combination of drugs.

Read more UCT: Today's news, 12 August 2014

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‘Novel’ trial may lead to shorter TB treatment

A new clinical trial by the UCT Lung Institute's Centre for TB Research Innovation (CTBRI) is not only innovative in design and in its collaborative nature, but it's also the first major African TB study to use a complete source-based electronic data capture and verification system.

Read more UCT: Today's news, 12 June 2013