Keep your enemies close: how TB bacterium tricks the immune system
Tuberculosis TB Mtb

Keep your enemies close: how TB bacterium tricks the immune system

Jeffrey Buter
Jeffrey Buter

In 10 seconds? It’s a curable disease but its pathogen can lay dormant in human hosts for decades – scientists are discovering new ways, how the tuberculosis-causing Mtb bacterium can outplay the immune system, suggesting new drug targets.