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  • A new global collaboration of philanthropic, non-profit and private sector organizations will work together to accelerate the development of novel TB treatment regimens for all TB patients.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Medical Research Institute obtains license for continued development of M72/AS01E tuberculosis vaccine candidate from GSK

  • The M72/AS01E tuberculosis vaccine candidate demonstrated in a phase II…

The Gates MRI is taking an exciting step in its journey to solve some of the world’s toughest and most persistent global health challenges. I’m pleased to introduce the inaugural members of our leadership team.

Each of the individuals joini…

As the CEO of a new medical research institute, I get asked a lot of questions. What types of diseases will the Gates MRI focus on? How is your approach unique, and how do you intend to accelerate progress in translational medicine? These are impo…

Two years before I was born, my father battled tuberculosis (TB). He caught the disease from a friend in his work carpool, who caught it from his grandmother living in a nursing home. His illness led to an eight-month stay in a TB sanatorium. The …