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PIH Announces Partnership To Tackle MDR-TB With New Drugs

Partners in Health: A New Partnership to Change MDR-TB Treatment around the World
Partners in Health announces that it has received a four-year, $60 million grant from UNITAID “to bring two new drugs to 17 countries in which MDR-TB [(multidrug-resistant tuberculosis)] poses a significant burden. Called ‘END-TB,’ this project is designed to dramatically expand access to these new drugs globally…” (6/10).