|Title||Taming tuberculosis: a challenge for science and society.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2009|
|Journal||Cell Host Microbe|
|Date Published||2009 Mar 19|
|Keywords||Antitubercular Agents, Biomedical Research, Communicable Disease Control, History, 19th Century, History, 20th Century, History, 21st Century, Humans, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Tuberculosis, United States|
Despite scientific advances, we are losing ground against Mycobacterium tuberculosis, a pathogen with which a third of us share our lives. Challenges include fundamental biologic questions; hurdles for translational medicine; and societal deficits in resources, incentives, collaboration, and leadership. Fortunately, the crisis is inspiring scientific and organizational creativity.
|Alternate Journal||Cell Host Microbe|