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Frontiers in Science: The Microbe Strikes Back: The Return of Tuberculosis

WHEN:
Apr 06, 2015 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
WHERE:
New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
1801 Mountain Road N.W., Albuquerque
SPEAKER:
Harshini Mukundan, Physical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy
CATEGORY:
TYPE:
Lecture
INTERNAL:

Event Description

The talk will focus on how effective diagnosis can prevent its spread and save lives.

“Human evolution and persistent diseases have existed side-by-side,” said Mukundan, noting that turerculosis is one of the oldest and most challenging diseases known to man. “Effective diagnosis can save lives and prevent its spread.”