Drs. Jeffrey Tornheim and Mandar Paradkar
Photo of Dr. Akshay Gupte
Pediatric Tuberculosis Meningitis Graphic
Chest X-ray of pulmonary tuberculosis
Evaluation of miLINC to shorten time to treatment for rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Mother and baby
Notebook with HIV Infection, Computer, Stethescope
December 4, 2019

Journal of Infectious Diseases: Gene expression profiles among Indian children with confirmed TB were distinct from those of adults, highlighting the importance of including distinct populations in differential gene expression models

October 29, 2019

In this study among people living with HIV, Akshay Gupte and colleagues found that the risk of acquiring tuberculosis was higher in those receiving first-line antiretrovial therapy versus those receiving second-line medications.

October 1, 2019

International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease:  Researchers describe the challenges associated with conducting the first randomized clinical trial of antimicrobial agents in pediatric tuberculosis meningitis. 

October 31, 2019

Infection, Genetics, and Evolution: We investigated the association of TIRAP variants with severity of TB disease and IP-10 production in humans, which may be useful in predicting poor clinical outcome

September 1, 2019

A suite of mobile health applications shows promise for linking more drug-resisitant TB patients to care and in less time. 

October 3, 2019

New England Journal of Medicine: Dr. Amita Gupta and colleagues found that the current standard of care given to HIV+ pregnant women to prevent TB should wait until 12 weeks after delivery. The study underscores the need to include pregnant women in clinical trials.

October 1, 2019

Maunank Shah and colleagues invented HIV-ASSIST, an online decision-making tool that helps clinicians determine what antiretroviral therapies will best meet the needs of individual HIV patients. This paper in JAIDS discusses what they found in testing the tool's validity.


Learn more about this effort to foster development of long-lasting therapies for illnesses that require taking medications long-term

Dr. Jeffrey Tornheim

Dr. Jeff Tornheim and colleagues respond to an NEJM article about shorter course TB treatment.

ID Clinical Minute

The 10th annual International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science was held July 21-24 in Mexico City, Mexico. The conference reviewed critical basic, translational, and clinical HIV research from around the world.

2019 Union World Conference on Lung Health

CCGHE researchers and faculty will be in Hyderbad for the Union Conference--check out our agenda!

CCGH Globe

Study findings suggest that waiting until after delivery to start preventive therapy is associated with fewer adverse events

Jane McKenzie-White

Researchers at Johns Hopkins and other institutions developed and tested a suite of mobile health applications that shows great promise for patient care and public health.

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NIH Press Release: NIH announces NEJM published findings from the TB APPRISE trial, led by Dr. Amita Gupta

Amita Gupta

CCGHE Deptuy Director Amita Gupta was recently appointed for a 4-year term to the NIAID Advisory Council at the National Institutes of Health

PHOENIX Study Team Members meet with local government health officials in Pune

Indian Express: Drs. Vidya Mave and Nishi Suryavanshi are quoted in this news article about a recent PHOENIx trial event at BJGMC Clinical Research Site