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NTMir advances a broad agenda on behalf of people with nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) disease, as well as healthcare providers, researchers…

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NTMir’s mission is to save and improve lives through research, education, early detection, and improved treatments for people with pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacterial infection (NTM disease).

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A Patient’s Voice: Kathy’s Story

Your contribution will help fund NTMir’s work in education, advocacy and research.   Kathy’s Story “One step at a time. One punch at a time. One round...
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FDA Workshop on the Development of Antibiotic Therapies for NTM

The FDA workshop on “The Development of Antibiotics for the Treatment of NTM Disease” on April 8, 2019 was very successful, with more than 100 people attending...
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NTM Patient Preferences Survey

On April 8th, 2019 the U.S. Food & Drug Administration will host a public workshop on the development of antibacterial drugs for the treatment of nontuberculous mycobacterial...
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