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As U.S. sees first rise in TB cases since early ’90s, World TB Day offers forum to count costs of missed opportunities

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Generally World TB Day is meant to commemorate progress, and the opportunities to conquer an ancient disease that opened when physician scientist Robert Koch identified the bacteria that causes it more than 130 years ago. This year, though, the day also offered a glimpse of what happens when progress stands still. The short answer: The […]