Study sheds more light on delamanid role in treating MDR-TB

A phase 3 trial of delamanid, a newer oral drug for treating multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB), found no statistically significant reduction in time to sputum culture conversion when compared to placebo, but that it was safe and well tolerated.

Credit: Janice Haney Carr CDC

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See also:

Jan 7 Lancet Respir Med abstract

Jan 7 Lancet Respir Med audio file

Jan 7 Lancet Respir Med commentary

By |2019-01-10T13:59:05+00:00January 10th, 2019|

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