We are calling for the development of a point-of-care TB test and working to increase access to treatment for drug resistant TB by supporting the introduction of promising new medicines and tackling supply problems of older drugs.
"TEST ME, TREAT ME"
Phumeza Tisile, a former XDR-TB patient, took the Drug-Resistant TB Manifesto to the 67th World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. Over fifty-five thousand people signed the petition that calls for urgent action to improve treatment for people living with drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB).
Tuberculosis: The Issues
DRTB in the town of Mon
In the mountainous region of Nagaland in North East India, MSF is working alongside the local and national authorities to provide treatment for patients with drug resistant TB in the town of Mon...