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spring-2012-newsletter-regimen-development1 TB Alliance Advances Next-Generation TB Drug Candidate into Clinical Testing

TBA-354 is the first potential tuberculosis drug to advance toPhase 1 trial in six years TB Alliance has announced the start of the first human trial of a new tuberculosis (TB) drug candidate, designated TBA-354. It is the first new TB drug candidate to begin a Phase 1 clinical trial since 2009. “There is a

tb_pamz_infographic_w_logo New Tuberculosis Drug Regimen Will Move to Landmark Phase 3 Clinical Trial

STAND trial will test the first regimen designed to significantly shorten and simplify the treatment of drug-sensitive and drug-resistant TB SEATTLE (April 23, 2014)—Based on positive results from earlier clinical studies, TB Alliance is advancing the first-ever drug regimen designed to treat both drug-sensitive and some forms of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (TB) to a global

thumbs-fauci Cure All Event Recap: A briefing on TB drug research

In the lead up to World TB Day, the Critical Path to TB Drug Regimens sponsored Cure All, a briefing on the most promising new TB drug research. Held at the Kaiser Family Foundation, the event featured a panel of senior representatives from a number of US government organizations, as well an announcement of a

CPTR Photo Gallery: Cure All: A briefing on TB drug research

View photos from the March 19 Cure All briefing.

NC001 Clinical Trial TB Alliance Launches First Clinical Trial of a Novel TB Drug Regimen

In advance of the 41st Union World Conference, the Global Alliance for TB Drug Development (TB Alliance) today announced the launch of the first clinical trial to test a novel tuberculosis regimen in a new development paradigm designed to speed new treatments to patients. This novel three-drug combination shows promise to treat both drug-sensitive (DS-TB) and multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB), and alter the course of the TB pandemic by shortening and simplifying treatment worldwide.

Lancet Article Highlights Hope in the Tuberculosis Drug Development Pipeline

According to a paper published today in The Lancet, there is unprecedented progress in the development of the global tuberculosis (TB) drug pipeline with 10 drug candidates currently in clinical development. The paper was written by a team of renowned international experts led by Zhenkun Ma, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer for the TB Alliance, a not-for-profit organization accelerating the discovery and development of new TB drugs.