Spain downplays TB plan but Dx interface is clear
This article was originally published in Clinica
The Spanish government is playing down the significance to human healthcare of an animal TB mapping project, but the national veterinary surveillance unit behind the diagnostics development initiative already interfaces with the health ministry. Also, the animal TB strains that will be most closely monitored in the agriculture ministry's project have emerged in several human cases of infection in recent years, according to data provided to Clinica.
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