Tuberculosis Case Reported At Michigan High School

A health official says a person at Kalamazoo Central High School has been diagnosed with tuberculosis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2014

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Detroit Offering TB Tests After Exposure Scare

Detroit health officials are working to reassure residents in the wake of a tuberculosis scare last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2014

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State Looking Into Tuberculosis Exposure In Detroit

State health officials are investigating a case of TB exposure at four Detroit health care facilities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2014


Nano Labs Develops Novel Test For TB

NanoLabs Corp. Monday announced promising new biological diagnostics test results obtained n a miniaturized tuberculosis biosensor platform.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2013

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High School Student Diagnosed With Tuberculosis

uperintendent Mary Kay Gallagher says letters were sent out on Friday to all families believed to have individuals in the highest risk group.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2012

Local Student Diagnosed With TB

Students and staff who are considered high risk for getting TB will undergo tuberculosis skins tests next week by the Wayne County Health Department.



Understanding TB Drug Resistance: Super-Drug Inactivator Revealed

Researchers at the University of Michigan’s Life Sciences Institute and College of Pharmacy have uncovered how tuberculosis builds drug resistance. The discovery could provide scientists with a new direction to try to combat drug-resistant tuberculosis […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2011

UM: Tuberculosis Protects Itself Against Toxic Agents

Tuberculosis fights off the toxic agents, acidity and oxidants, that our immune system sends to destroy it, which is why the maddeningly drug-resistant bacterium can survive in harsh conditions in our bodies for essentially as […]