Citation: 

Cambau E, Williams DL. 25 January 2019, posting date. Anti-leprosy drugs: Modes of action and mechanisms of resistance in Mycobacterium leprae, Chapter 5.2. 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
mouse footpad assay
lepromatous leprosy
multi-drug therapy
bacterial index
slit-skin smear
elimination
prodrug
IRIS
ROM
G+C
MFP
CMI
MDT
MB
BT
BL
LL
BB
RR
TT
BI