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Our research is addressing some of the world’s most pressing health challenges.
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Investigating disease outbreaks and supporting humanitarian relief efforts.
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People with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is a cause for concern for Bangladesh, which is among a high MDR-TB burden country. A recent icddr,b sentinel surveillance has indicated that the number of new MDR-TB patients in Bangladesh may be increasing.