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Childhood tuberculosis: Montreal researchers advancing the fight Radio Canada International  06.12.2017
McGill International TB Centre supports innovative initiatives in high-burden regions McGill Reporter 29.11.2017
To eliminate TB, we need new tools and investments! Nature Microbiology 17.11.2017
We cannot End TB without political commitment Nature Microbiology 16.11.2017
Combating Tuberculosis Stigma: The time is now Nature Microbiology 14.11.2017
A Deep Dive into India’s Health Nature Microbiology 14.11.2017
TB patients endure tortuous pathways and broken care cascades Nature Microbiology 07.11.2017
Fighting TB stigma: we need to apply lessons learnt from HIV activism BMJ Global Health 02.11.2017
2017 Global TB Report: A Story of Dead and the Missing Nature Microbiology 30.10.2017
Mystery patients reveal weaknesses of tuberculosis care in rural China Nature Microbiology 20.10.2017
India's ambitious new plan to conquer TB needs cash and commitment National Post 04.10.2017
India's ambitious new plan to conquer TB needs cash and commitment The Conversation 03.10.2017
Predatory Conferences Undermine Science And Scam Academics Nature Microbiology 04.10.2017
Opinion: How can immigrant scientists give back to their homelands? Devex 22.09.2017
Punching Below Its Weight: India’s Progress Towards Health-Related SDG Goals The Wire 21.09.2017
Confronting a global killer CIHR Celebrates Canada's 150 19.09.2017
In Desperate Need Nature Microbiology 08.09.2017
Tapping Bollywood to improve sanitation in India Nature Microbiology  25.08.2017
Books and book chapters in medicine: is the juice worth the squeeze? Nature Microbiology 10.08.2017
New MUHC study calls for targeted screening of high-risk healthcare workers for tuberculosis McGill Reporter 31.07.2017
New MUHC study calls for targeted screening of high-risk healthcare workers for tuberculosis The Gazette 31.07.2017
New MUHC study calls for targeted screening of high-risk healthcare workers for tuberculosis MUHC Newsroom 31.07.2017
Reducing time for TB diagnosis Education Times 10.07.2017
Tuberculosis makes the G20 declaration Nature Microbiology Post 08.07.2017
Tuberculosis Survivors Give Us A Much-Needed Perspective Huffington Post Blog 29.06.2017
If India Was Serious About TB, We Would Not Have Such A Staggering Disease Burden IndiaSpend 26.06.2017
Misuse of antibiotics is leading to dangerous resistance The Globe and Mail  20.06.2017
Tuberculosis innovations mean little if they cannot save lives eLife 30.05.2017
Bridging The Gap Between Tuberculosis Innovation And Access Huffington Post Blog 02.05.2017
Time for a quality revolution in tuberculosis care; 10th Annual George W. Comstock Lecture YouTube 18.04.2017
10 Things to Prioritise to Achieve TB Elimination by 2025 The Quint 10.04.2017
This NIH program is crucial to global health. And its future is in danger Stat 29.03.2017
79% fewer cases by 2025, five times more funding: What the draft TB control plan is targeting  Industan Times 27.03.2017
Opinion: In India, eliminating tuberculosis isn't just a health issue — it's an economic one Devex 27.03.2017
Reducing global tuberculosis deaths—time for India to step up The Lancet 25.03.2017
Demanding more for TB  Nature Microbiology Community 24.03.2017
Time to Address the Devastating Impact of TB on India’s Women News Deeply 24.03.2017
A biomarkers database to accelerate point-of-care diagnostics for TB Nature Microbiology Community 24.03.2017
Exclusive interview with Dr. Madhukar Pai, MD, PhD Health Issues India 24.03.2017
Going the extra mile to fight TB  McGill Reporter 24.03.2017
Regardless of the WHO snafu, tuberculosis should be a priority in the global AMR response Centre for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy 23.03.2017
A day in the life of Denis Francis, Clinical Nurse Specialist McGill University Health Centre Stories 23.03.2017
Opinion: In India, eliminating tuberculosis isn't just a health issue — it's an economic one Devex 23.03.2017
Women Survivors of TB Speak Out Against Stigma in India News Deeply 23.03.2017
Consumption Junction: Changing Tuberculosis Through Diagnostics Diagnostics World 23.03.2017
Will you be an advocate on World TB day 2017 Nature Microbiology Community 21.03.2017
Diagnosis, a weak link in global tuberculosis control – an interview with Madhukar Pai Infectious Diseases Hub 20.03.2017
Breaking news| The TB community can’t catch a break Nature Microbiology Community 13.03.2017
In India’s Fight Against Tuberculosis, Diagnostics Remains Poorly Understood The Wire 03.03.2017
Creating A Community To Advance Global Health Diagnostics The Huffington Post Blog 22.02.2017
How can we become better teachers  Nature Microbiology Community 17.02.2017
Can We Engage Private Pharmacies To Help Control Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis? Forbes 13.02.2017
We face a resurrection of the white death Globe and Mail 04.01.2017
Where is civil society in the fight against TB? The Guardian 05.02.2017


We cannot end the HIV epidemic without tackling tb Nature Microbiology Community 01.12.2016
What you need to know about predatory publishers CTV Morning Video 24.11.2016
India takes a lead in TB research in a unique mission mode to End TB Business Standard 10.11.2016
'Cascade Of Care' Can Help India Plug Gaps In TB Treatment The Huffington Post Blog 26.10.2016
New Numbers On Tuberculosis Burden Must Galvanize India To Act The Huffington Post Blog 17.10.2016
Predatory Conferences Undermine Science And Scam Academics The Huffington Post Blog 13.10.2016
What Are Predatory Open Access Journals And Why Should We Worry? The Huffington Post Blog 04.10.2016
Canadian medical journals highjacked for junk science The Toronto Star 29.09.2016
"Predatory" publisher targets Canada: Offshore firm acused of publishing junk science takes over Canadian journals CBC News 29.09.2016
Drug-Resistant TB Should Figure Prominently in The Global AMR Response The Huff Post Blog 20.09.2016
Canada Is Leading The Fight To End AIDS, TB And Malaria For Good The Huffington Post Blog 16.09.2016
Inappropriate and overuse of antibiotics in fight against tuberculosis in India MUHC - RI Newsroom 25.08.2016
Without Success in India, We'll Never Control Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Anywhere Forbes 25.08.2016
Simulated patient study sheds new light on antibiotic use in India Health Medicine Network 25.08.2016
Simulated patient study sheds new light on antibiotic use in India Eurek Alert 25.08.2016
Simulated patient study sheds new light on antibiotic use in India McGill News 25.08.2016
Verdun Hospital tuberculosis scare a false alarm, but threat remains very active The Gazette 24.08.2016
Why the World Needs an Essential Diagnostics List Forbes 04.08.2016
"Dear Sir or Madam" is Not the Way to Apply for Fellowships or Jobs The Huffington Post 26.07.2016
Clinton Foundation Case Study: Catalyzing the market for accurate tuberculosis testing in India's extensive private sector through IPAQT Clinton Health Access Initiative 18.07.2016
How drug-resistant TB can show the path to tackling antimicrobial resistance The Huffington Post 13.07.2016 
Éclosions de turberculose dans les crack houses de Montreal  La Presse 12.07.2016
TB Elimination: India can lead the way The Huffington Post 06.06.2016
Dr. Gonzalo Alvarez finds a better way to stop spread of tuberculosis CIHR News 03.24.2016
Breakthrough tuberculosis drug now available through Canadian study: Taima TB 3HP study launched in Iqaluit and Ottawa OHRI 03.24.2016
Tuberculose: des diagnostics rapides et économiques au Nunavut La Presse + 03.24.2016
Going the extra mile to fight TB: McGill International TB Centre researchers fight tuberculosis from the Canadian North to the Global South MUHC Newsroom 03.24.2016
Going the extra mile to fight TB: MCI TB Clinic staff travel near and far to help patients manage tuberculosis MUHC Newsroom 03.24.2016
Tuberculosis Care: Why The Government Must Engage With The Private Sector The Huffington Post 03.24.2016
TB Ground Zero: action needed on a war-footing The Hindu Business Line 03.19.2016
Management of tuberculosis: 10 common pitfalls to avoid Express Healthcare 03.08.2016
New tuberculosis technologies: importance of access in the private health sector News Medical 03.04.2016
Drug-resistant tuberculosis threat needs immediate action: McGill paper Cantech Letter 02.26.2016
Providing affordable diagnosis to solve India's TB epidemic CNN IBN Live 02.18.2016
25 Canada Research Chairs for McGill - Dr. Madhukar Pai McGill Reporter News 02.09.2016
How to Make New TB Technology More Accessible to the Private Health Sector Next Billion 02.03.2016
FIND signs partnership agreement with McGill on TB diagnostics FIND Diagnostic News 01.28.2016


For millions who undergo TB tests, some good news The Indian Express 31.10.2015
Tuberculosis and the Canadian North: treatable and due to social conditions Radio Canada International 28.10.2015
Tuberculosis in Nunavik linked to European, southern traders: research NunatsiaqOnline 25.10.2015
Trading posts brought tuberculosis to Quebec Arctic: genetic study Toronto Sun 19.10.2015
Study Suggests High TB Rate in Inuit Populations Not Due to Enhanced Virulence Genome Web 20.10.2015
FACES OF THE MUHC : Experts united to fight tuberculosis McGill University Health Centre Newsroom 25.09.2015
RI_MUHC researchers awarded CIHR funding for high impact programs MUHC Newsroom  27.07.2015
McGill gets $91.5 mln in CIHR funding McGill News and Events 28.07.2015
La maladie de Chagas et les punaises de lit, avec le Dr Momar Ndao du CUSM Ici-Radio Canada 24.06.2015
Les punaises de lit peuvent transmettre un parasite Journal de Montreal 23.06.2015
Advancing TB Test Technology, Where It Matters Most New York Times 12.06.2015
The 100 Top-cited tuberculosis research studies Int J Tuberc Lung Dis - The Union 10.06.2015
Une maladie "digne du tiers-monde" La Presse 08.06.2015
Simple phone call helps India fight TB Financial Times 06.04.2015
Ancient Hungarian crypt offers clues to tuberculosis origins The Toronto Star 08.04.2015
Today is World Tuberculosis Day Radio Canada International 24.03.2015
Ottawa doctor says new TB test making difference in Nunavut Ottawa Citizen 24.03.2015
World TB Day 2015 MUHC Newsroom 24.03.2015
Research shows new TB tester reduces diagnosis time in Nunavut Nunatsiaq Online 24.03.2015
It is the global community's responsibility to help eradicate tuberculosis The Gazette 24.03.2015
The Most Neglected Disease: Tuberculosis isn’t history, and it’s much more dangerous than malaria or Ebola The Slate 24.03.2015
Tuberculosis control requires new technologies The Tribune 24.03.2015
Time to scale-up innovations in TB diagnosis and treatment Business Line 24.03.2015
DNA test slashes wait times for tuberculosis diagnosis in Iqaluit MUHC Newsroom 24.03.2015
DNA test slashes wait times for tuberculosis diagnosis in Iqaluit Ottawa Hospital Research Institute 24.03.2015
Tracking Tuberculosis Over Time The Scientist 19.01.2015


Dr. Madhukar Pai Appointed Director of Global Health Programs, McGill University McGill Med e-News 27.08.2014
Pre-Columbian mycobacterial genomes reveal seals as a source of New World human tuberculosis. CBC Radio; As it Happens 21.08.2014
Ottawa researchers help fight TB in the North Leader-Post 17.07.2014
Doctor finds a new way to fight tuberculosis in Nunavut The Globe and Mail 17.07.2014
Taima TB- Iqaluit Research Project Results Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. 17.07.2014
Nunavut’s Taima TB project helped more people get TB treatment: report Nunatsiaq Online 17.07.2014
Leprosy, Still Claiming Victims New York Times 30.06.2014
Mark Verway, doctoral student in Physiology,  March 2014 Winner of the FRQ-S Étudiants-chercheurs étoiles Award  Fonds de recherche du Québec- Santé 25.04.2014
March winner of the Étudiants-chercheurs étoiles award Med-eNews, McGill Fac of Medicine 25.04.2014
Researchers find that Influenza has an Achille's Heel MUHC Newsroom 10.04.2014
Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution The Lancet Global Health 24.03.2014
Why is tuberculosis making a comeback? CJAD radio 24.03.2014
Killer disease that must be contained The Pioneer 24.03.2014
With drug-resistant TB rising, monitoring pvt doctors is a challenge Hindu Business Line 24.03.2014
Rulebook on TB treatment The Telegraph - Calcutta, India 24.03.2014
Improving quality of tuberculosis care in India: can mystery clients help? Grand Challenges Canada 24.03.2014
Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution Next Billion: Development through enterprise 24.03.2014
Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution Center for Global Health Policy 24.03.2014
Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution <Global Health Delivery Project at Harvard University 24.03.2014
Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution 24.03.2014
Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution Center for Health Market Innovations 24.03.2014
Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution India Medical Times 24.03.2014
70 labs in India cut TB test bill by half The times of India 22.03.2014
TB control: five key reasons to engage the private sector The Hindu 19.03.2014
India fights tougher TB Relief Web 05.03.2014
TB drug resistance is on the rise in India DW 27.02.2014
Exclusif : 6 cas de tuberculose à Montréal La Presse 24.02.2014
In Pictures: India's drug-resistant TB crisis Al Jazeera 12.02.2014


Mystery clients to assess and improve quality of TB care in India Video from Grand Challages Canada 22.11.2013
Mystery patients to assess and improve quality of TB care in India McGill University Health Centre 22.11.2013
India losing the battle against TB? Al Jazeera 20.11.2013
Clinical effect of point-of-care Xpert MTB/RIF testing for tuberculosis in primary-care settings in Africa The Lancet 28.10.2013
Latency: A sleeping giant Nature 09.10.2013
Michigan business school interview on TB in India Youtube 02.10.2013
Dr. Madhukar Pai : Helping in the fight against tuberculosis in India. High Comission of Canada 06.05.2013
Private firms form initiative to offer accurate and affordable TB tests BMJ  05.05.2013
(VIDEO) Café Scientifique : TB, portrait of a global killer McGill University Health Centre 22.04.2013
(VIDEO) - Dr. Madhukar Pai shares some Canadian initiatives in India for fighting tuberculosis High Comission of Canada 18.04.2013
The RI-MUHC and McGill at the forefront in the fight against tuberculosis Med e-News 28.03.2013
Drug-resistant Tuberculosis McGill Daily 25.03.2013
Accurate TB tests needed in the private sector The Sunday Guardian 24.03.2013
McGill University launches new International TB Centre Radio Canada International 21.03.2013
Controlling the TB Epidemic in India and Globally: Innovations in New Tools and Delivery Approaches The National Bureau of Asian Research 20.03.2013
Proud @CHAI & @McGillU brokered a landmark agreement aimed to cut by 50% price patients pay for adv. #TB testing Chelsea Clinton. Twitter 19.03.2013
Plan to Fight Deadly TB Strain Gains in India Wall Street Journal 17.03.2013


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