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TAG applauds Indian TB activists in opposing patents for critical TB prevention drugs

Civil society takes legal action to contest patent applications filed by Sanofi on fixed-dose combinations of two decades-old drugs used to prevent TB.

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TAG’s 2019 Pipeline Report: Three TB sections released

The sections provide an overview of TB diagnostics, vaccines and treatment.

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Public investments in TB medicine bedaquiline far exceed those of developer Johnson & Johnson

Quantification of investments in the development of bedaquiline finds total public and philanthropic expenditures are three to five times those of Johnson & Johnson.

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Protestors demand Cepheid halve the price of GeneXpert TB tests to US$5

The high cost of GeneXpert tests for TB leaves open a critical gap in the diagnosis of TB and fails to consider volume of sales and public investments in the development of GeneXpert.

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TAG welcomes unprecedented U.S. support for TB research, urges all countries to increase investments

TAG welcomes the news of increased investment from the U.S. government in TB research and development; urges all countries to follow through on commitments made at the 2018 UN High-Level Meeting on TB.

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Practice-based recommendations for the management of RR/MDR-TB

Statement from DR-TB STAT and TAG outlining practice-based recommendations for the optimal management of RR/MDR-TB. 

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TAG’s 2019 Pipeline Report: Pediatric TB section released

The section provides an overview of research and development of innovations for diagnosing, preventing, treating TB in children.

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Crisis of confidence in the WHO's ability to produce normative guidance for the treatment of RR-/MDR-TB

Advocates request an urgent in-person meeting with the WHO leadership to discuss concrete actions to address technical and guideline development process-related issues previously raised.

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TAG is hiring: TB Project Officer

Treatment Action Group (TAG) is seeking a highly motivated and organized TB Project Officer to support TAG’s advocacy portfolio on TB. The deadline for applications is 19 June 2019.

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Advocates raise serious concerns about errors in the WHO guidelines for the treatment of drug-resistant TB

Advocates call on WHO leadership to act immediately and correct specific technical errors in the WHO guidelines for the treatment of drug-resistant TB.

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