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1. Ancient Chinese malaria remedy fights TB

In a promising study led by Robert Abramovitch, an MSU microbiologist and TB expert, a centuries-old herbal medicine used to effectively treat malaria, has been found to potentially aid in the treatment of tuberculosis and may slow the evolution of drug resistance.

Tags: Research, Human disease, NIH, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, TB
2. A dual purpose: Researching and treating infectious diseases

Jake Baker, an MMG Ph.D. student at MSU, entered college planning to be a doctor. During his undergraduate years, he discovered he had an interest in research as well as medical school, so he applied to the M.D./Ph.D. program at MSU in 2011.

Tags: Human disease, Research, TB, Students
3. MSU scientists set sights on glaucoma medication to treat TB

A new discovery by Michigan State University scientists suggests that a common medication used to treat glaucoma could also be used to treat tuberculosis, even the drug-resistant kind.

Tags: Faculty, NIH, Human disease, Research, TB

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