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Our latest IMPAACT4TB newsletter is out!

No #EndAIDS without #EndTB From 20-24 July 2019, members of the IMPAACT4TB Consortium were in Mexico City, where they joined hundreds of other delegates in discussing the links between HIV and TB, and the implications of TB prevention for people living with HIV.
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IAS 2019 – Social Media Toolkit

#IAS2019 Social Media Toolkit Below, you will find social media content to be used to raise awareness of the need to prevent TB in order to end TB, especially among people living with HIV. The content also includes information about a recent study showing that a short regimen for preventing TB (3HP) has been found...
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Press Release: Short Regimen for Preventing TB Found Safe When Co-administered with New First-line HIV Drug

Short Regimen for Preventing TB Found Safe When Co-administered with New First-line HIV Drug New study paves the way for scale-up of TB prevention among people living with HIV, who are dying from TB in large numbers SEATTLE (6 March 2019)—In an important moment for tuberculosis (TB) control, a new study finds that a shorter...
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Request for proposals (RfP) for selection of new manufacturer(s) for development and commercialization of affordable Rifapentine-based formulations

Approximately, 1.7 billion individuals were latently infected with tuberculosis in 2014, just under a quarter of the global population. Among the latently infected population, people living with HIV and children under 5 who are household contacts of bacteriologically-confirmed pulmonary TB cases, are at a higher risk of progressing from latent infection to active disease. In...
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Statement on UN High-Level Meeting on TB

When it comes to preventing TB, we can and must do better Statement by Gavin Churchyard, CEO of Aurum Institute We’ve known how to prevent and treat TB for over 70 years. Yet, in 2017 an estimated 10 million people fell ill from the disease, and every day more than 4,000 people die from TB....
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Good news! The first IMPAACT4TB newsletter is out!

IMPAACT4TB is a four-year project introducing a new way to tackle latent TB infection — the seed bed of TB—in order to slow and ultimately stop the flood of new TB cases occurring every year.
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