Detection and Quantification of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis in the Sputum of Culture-Negative HIV-infected Pulmonary Tuberculosis Suspects: A Proof-of-Concept Study

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/616977
Title:
Detection and Quantification of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis in the Sputum of Culture-Negative HIV-infected Pulmonary Tuberculosis Suspects: A Proof-of-Concept Study
Authors:
Madico, G; Mpeirwe, M; White, L; Vinhas, S; Orr, B; Orikiriza, P; Miller, N S; Gaeddert, M; Mwanga-Amumpaire, J; Palaci, M; Kreiswirth, B; Straight, J; Dietze, R; Boum, Y; Jones-López, E C
Journal:
PloS One
Abstract:
Rapid diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is critical for timely initiation of treatment and interruption of transmission. Yet, despite recent advances, many patients remain undiagnosed. Culture, usually considered the most sensitive diagnostic method, is sub-optimal for paucibacillary disease.
Publisher:
Public Library of Science
Issue Date:
8-Jul-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/616977
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0158371
PubMed ID:
27391604
Submitted date:
2016-07-12
Language:
en
ISSN:
1932-6203
Appears in Collections:
TB

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMadico, Gen
dc.contributor.authorMpeirwe, Men
dc.contributor.authorWhite, Len
dc.contributor.authorVinhas, Sen
dc.contributor.authorOrr, Ben
dc.contributor.authorOrikiriza, Pen
dc.contributor.authorMiller, N Sen
dc.contributor.authorGaeddert, Men
dc.contributor.authorMwanga-Amumpaire, Jen
dc.contributor.authorPalaci, Men
dc.contributor.authorKreiswirth, Ben
dc.contributor.authorStraight, Jen
dc.contributor.authorDietze, Ren
dc.contributor.authorBoum, Yen
dc.contributor.authorJones-López, E Cen
dc.date.accessioned2016-07-14T13:49:20Z-
dc.date.available2016-07-14T13:49:20Z-
dc.date.issued2016-07-08-
dc.date.submitted2016-07-12-
dc.identifier.citationDetection and Quantification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Sputum of Culture-Negative HIV-infected Pulmonary Tuberculosis Suspects: A Proof-of-Concept Study., 11 (7):e0158371 PLoS ONEen
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203-
dc.identifier.pmid27391604-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0158371-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/616977-
dc.description.abstractRapid diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is critical for timely initiation of treatment and interruption of transmission. Yet, despite recent advances, many patients remain undiagnosed. Culture, usually considered the most sensitive diagnostic method, is sub-optimal for paucibacillary disease.en
dc.languageENG-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPublic Library of Scienceen
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://www.plosone.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen
dc.titleDetection and Quantification of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis in the Sputum of Culture-Negative HIV-infected Pulmonary Tuberculosis Suspects: A Proof-of-Concept Studyen
dc.identifier.journalPloS Oneen

Related articles on PubMed

All Items in MSF are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.