Citation: 

Cambau E, Williams DL. 25 January 2019, posting date. Anti-leprosy drugs: Modes of action and mechanisms of resistance in Mycobacterium leprae. In Scollard DM, Gillis TP (ed), International textbook of leprosy. www.internationaltextbookofleprosy.org.

Funding: 
No funding has been declared.
Competing Interests: 
Dr Cambau has held a consultancy for Hain Lifesciences and for Fondation Raoul Follereau. She also received a grant from Ordre de Malte France.
multibacillary leprosy
multi-drug resistant
mouse footpad assay
lepromatous leprosy
multi-drug therapy
slit-skin smear
bacterial index
elimination
prodrug
G+C
MDT
ROM
MFP
BL
RR
BB
LL
TT
MB
BT
BI