Stem Cells: Safe Haven For TB | The Scientist Magazine®

Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) hides out in stem cells deep within bone tissue, where it avoids detection from the immune system and drugs, according to a study published last week (January 30) in Science Translational Medicine.

via Stem Cells: Safe Haven For TB | The Scientist Magazine®.

 

So now it is proven that TB can actually hide themselves in the bone narrow and mature/ develop along with the B-cells.

Sneaky Little Bastards!!

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