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TBScience 2021

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TBScience 2021 is an official event devoted entirely to basic and translational tuberculosis research. TBScience brings together scientists from microbiology, immunology, molecular biology, pharmacology, epidemiology and mathematical modeling to present and discuss recent findings on TB transmission, infection and disease. Additional focus is also given to the development of better vaccines, new drugs and diagnostics for TB. 


TBScience 2021 has been integrated into the 52nd Union World Conference on Lung Health programme schedule and will be held virtually from 19-22 October 2021. Register NOW

New! Programme Schedule

The TBScience Programme Schedule is out. 

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Submissions for general abstract submissions and late-breaker sessions are now closed.

General abstract submissions were invited for the following themes (Late-Breaker sessions did not need to align with the these themes):

  • Tools to guide personalised therapy - what is achievable? 
  • Recent innovations in trial design, lessons for the TB community. Where does TB treatment innovation go from here? 
  • Bioaerosols: Threats and opportunities 
  • TB vaccines: Aspiring is not enough!   

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