Several new types of TB drugs currently under development are shown here. NIAID has supported the development of two of these compounds, SQ-109 and PA-824, which are denoted by asterisks (*) above. Click here to see how these drugs work.
Photo Credit: The photo of Mycobacterium tuberculosis was obtained from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC/ Dr. Ray Butler; Janice Carr.Illustration Credit: This illustration is in the public domain. Please credit the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). Illustrator: Krista Townsend
Last Updated May 17, 2007