Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Russia

Merrill Goozner traveled to Siberia to find out if rising rates of MDR-TB in Russia can be curbed

A Report from the Russian Front in the Global Fight against Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Can the campaign against MDR-TB in Russia help curb the global epidemic?


Prisons in Post-Soviet Russia Incubate a Plague

The collapse of the Soviet health care system in the 1990s coupled with prisons releasing improperly treated inmates and endemic poverty escalated incidences of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis to epidemic proportions


Infected and Imprisoned: Tuberculosis in a Siberian Jail [Slide Show]

The plight of inmates with TB in Russia's Tomsk Province


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