New articles in the NEJM, Covid-19 & vaccine trials

While the world’s social media is inundated with populist commentary on the coronavirus, here is a tempered comment on what our appropriate response should be. https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp2003762?query=TOC #coronavirus #vaccines” Above article refers to Bill Gate’s position on Covid-19. In this he mentioned the importance of vaccines. A vaccine to interrupt the transmission of tuberculosis is also…

BTZ043 press release

PRESS RELEASE Tuberculosis: New drug substance BTZ-043 is being tested on patients for the first time A crucial step in the development of a promising new drug which has also proven to be effective against multidrug-resistant pathogens in preclinical tests The Tropical Institute at the Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Univer- sity (LMU) Munich is currently conducting…