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Dr. Madhukar Pai is a leading TB researcher and member of the Infectious Diseases and Immunity in Global Health Program at the Research Institute of the MUHC May 10, 2019

Source: MedE-News. In two articles posted this week to Forbes, Dr. Madhukar Pai outlines the great threat posed by drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB), while also offering a glimmer of hope in describing the efforts of a London team in using mycobacteriophages to treat M. abscessus, which closely resembles DR-TB. The articles come on the heels of a report put out by The Economist Intelligence Unit.