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A blog devoted to helping people find local medicine take-back programs and highlighting current research findings and pending legislation.

Is the Cure for Tuberculosis at the Bottom of Lake Michigan?

From kite-surfing to sailing, a day at the beach to sport fishing, Lake Michigan is either a destination for fun or possible a place of work.  But did you know that it also might be the home of a cure for tuberculosis (TB)?

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago's College of Pharmacy have discovered a possible weapon found in the sediment off the coast of Milwaukee. 

Read on to find out more about this interesting discovery at Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant's Lakeside Views.

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Posted by Erin Knowles at 10:00AM on 4/1/2015
Categories: Latest Research