25% of global TB cases in India
Thursday, March 23, 2017, 12:18 PM
Tuberculosis (TB) infects more urban individuals per year while a similar case in the rural area remains infectious for a longer period, a new research has found. India bears the highest burden of TB globally, about 25% of all cases. In a new study from the Centre for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy, researchers have developed an approach to estimate the extent of TB in India.