In Conversation With...the TB Taskmasters

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


Lots of people might think of TB as a disease of the past, associated with Dickensian London. In fact, tuberculosis is still a huge problem, causing disease and suffering throughout the world. Current medicines are difficult to take, needing months of treatment, and compliance with treatment is poor.

At the Wellcome Centre for Anti-Infectives Research, we are trying to change the situation. Our team of world-class TB medicine experts are trying to make new medicines to fight this old disease. Dr. Laura Cleghorn and Prof. Paul Wyatt will be giving us their view from the front line of this vital area. Join us at this online event to discover what they've been up to, and why TB is such an important subject in the age of Covid...
Period9 Nov 2021
Held atBiological Chemistry and Drug Discovery
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • drug discovery
  • tb
  • tuberculosis
  • medicine
  • bacteria