24-month follow-up confirms efficacy of NiX-TB regimen for XDR-TB

Almost all patients who received a new treatment for highly drug-resistant tuberculosis are still clear of the disease two years after a medical trial in South Africa, findings from a long-term study showed Thursday.
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