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   2016| February  | Volume 5 | Issue 5  
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Pathogenesis of multi drug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis as a determinant of future treatment success
Faramarz Valafar
February 2016, 5(5):64-65
  790 142 1
Tuberculosis in children
Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):1-2
  437 101 1
Investigation of isoniazid and ethionamide cross-resistance by whole genome sequencing and association with poor treatment outcomes of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients in South Africa
L Malinga, J Brand, C Jansen van Rensburg, G Cassell, M van der Walt
February 2016, 5(5):36-37
  415 54 3
Benefits and challenges of molecular diagnostics for childhood tuberculosis
Cristina Gutierrez
February 2016, 5(5):4-5
  386 61 2
The emergence and spread of incurable tuberculosis in South Africa
Ruth McNerney
February 2016, 5(5):68-68
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Effective testing for pulmonary tuberculosis using Xpert MTB/RIF assay for stool specimens in immunocompetent Pakistani children
Zahra Hasan, Fehmina Arif, Sadia Shakoor, Aisha Mehnaz, Alnoor Akber, Akbar Kanji, Mussarat Ashraf, Rumina Hasan
February 2016, 5(5):8-9
  382 47 1
Nationwide HIV-, MDR-TB survey in Japan and collaborative study in the Philippines
Toshio Hattori, Nobuyuki Kobayashi, Hideaki Nagai, Haorile Chagan-Yasutan, Elizabeth Telan, Marietta B Solante
February 2016, 5(5):18-19
  370 49 3
Characterization of the CD4 and CD8 T-cell response in the QuantiFERON-TB Gold Plus kit
Elisa Petruccioli, Teresa Chiacchio, Ilaria Pepponi, Valentina Vanini, Rocco Urso, Gilda Cuzzi, Lucia Barcellini, Fabrizio Palmieri, Daniela M Cirillo, Giuseppe Ippolito, Delia Goletti
February 2016, 5(5):25-26
  368 49 1
Screening new tuberculosis patients in Mali for rifampicin resistance at 2 months
Bassirou Diarra, Aissata B Cissé, Ousmane Kodio, Moumine Sanogo, Bocar Baya, Antieme C.G Togo, Amadou Somboro, Mohamed Tolofoudié, Boureima Degoga, Marie Laure Keita, Fatimata Diallo, Natacha Nguiakam, Gagni Coulibaly, Sidy Bane, Yeya dit Sadio Sarro, Seydou Doumbia, Robert Leo Murphy, Souleymane Diallo, Bouke C Dejong
February 2016, 5(5):42-43
  362 49 -
The difficulties of childhood tuberculosis diagnosis
AM Djouahra, M Ifticene, D Yala, F Boulahbal
February 2016, 5(5):10-11
  360 51 -
Performance comparison of a pair of Lowenstein–Jensen media supplemented with pyruvate or glycerol, and the combination of both supplements in a single Lowenstein–Jensen medium for the growth support of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex
Alieu K Faburay, Francis S Mendy, Jacob K Otu, Tutty Isatou Faal-Jawara, F Gehre, Ousman Secka
February 2016, 5(5):169-169
  365 43 2
What can we learn from the past?—A pediatrician's view
Margareta Eriksson, Rutger Bennet
February 2016, 5(5):6-6
  361 47 -
Complex emergencies in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: Impact on tuberculosis control
Akihiro Seita
February 2016, 5(5):12-12
  360 47 2
HIV and tuberculosis trends and survival of coinfection in a referral center in Tehran: A 12-year study
Parvaneh Baghaei, Payam Tabarsi, Syna Jabehdari, Majid Marjani, Afshin Moniri, Parissa Farnia, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):16-17
  353 53 -
Role of socio-demographical factors on tuberculosis outcome in Yemen
Ammar Ali Saleh Jaber, Amer Hayat Khan, Syed Azhar Syed Sulaiman, Nafees Ahmad
February 2016, 5(5):20-20
  355 48 1
Whole genome sequencing as the ultimate tool to diagnose tuberculosis
Dick van Soolingen, Rana Jajou, Arnout Mulder, Han de Neeling
February 2016, 5(5):60-61
  358 45 4
Bedaquiline in the multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment: Belarus experience
Alena Skrahina, Hennadz Hurevich, Dennis Falzon, Liudmila Zhilevich, Valiantsin Rusovich, Masoud Dara, Svetlana Setkina
February 2016, 5(5):62-63
  362 41 8
Situational analysis of tuberculosis control programs in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: Gaps and solutions
Samiha Baghdadi
February 2016, 5(5):14-14
  349 52 -
Host-directed therapies for multidrug resistant tuberculosis
Alimuddin Zumla, Markus Maeurer
February 2016, 5(5):21-22
  350 44 4
Reaching consensus on drug resistance conferring mutations (Part 1)
Daniela M Cirillo, Paolo Miotto, Elisa Tagliani
February 2016, 5(5):31-32
  345 46 1
Expression of inflammatory cytokine and inducible nitric oxide synthase genes in the small intestine and mesenteric lymph node tissues of pauci- and multibacillary sheep naturally infected with Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis
Ganesh G Sonawane, Bhupendra Nath Tripathi
February 2016, 5(5):77-78
  340 49 1
Development of Escherichia coli and Mycobacterium smegmatis recombinants expressing major Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigenic proteins
Hanady A Amoudy, Hussain A Safar, Abu S Mustafa
February 2016, 5(5):84-85
  334 55 -
Individualized treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis using therapeutic drug monitoring
Mathieu S Bolhuis, Onno W Akkerman, Marieke G.G Sturkenboom, Wiel C.M de Lange, Tjip S van der Werf, Jan-Willem C Alffenaar
February 2016, 5(5):44-45
  338 50 2
Effectiveness of a novel cellular therapy to treat multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
Aliaksandr Skrahin, Helen E Jenkins, Henadz Hurevich, Varvara Solodovnikova, Yanina Isaikina, Dzmitri Klimuk, Zoya Rohava, Alena Skrahina
February 2016, 5(5):23-23
  339 49 -
New options in Tuberculosis Care: Visions for the future are crucial for controlling the disease
Malin Ridell
February 2016, 5(5):52-53
  338 49 -
Use of WGS in Mycobacterium tuberculosis routine diagnosis
Daniela M Cirillo, Andrea M Cabibbe, Maria Rosaria De Filippo, Alberto Trovato, Tullia Simonetti, Gian Maria Rossolini, Enrico Tortoli
February 2016, 5(5):252-253
  308 72 7
Modulation of CD4 and CD8 response to QuantiFERON-TB Plus in patients with active tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis infection followed over time during treatment
Teresa Chiacchio, Elisa Petruccioli, Ilaria Pepponi, Valentina Vanini, Gina Gualano, Daniela Cirillo, Fabrizio Palmieri, Giuseppe Ippolito, Delia Goletti
February 2016, 5(5):141-142
  321 59 2
Tuberculosis in vulnerable populations in Eastern Mediterranean Region—Implications for control
Sadia Shakoor, Rumina Hasan
February 2016, 5(5):15-15
  339 41 1
Collaboration between tuberculosis control programs and the action plan for tackling antimicrobial resistance: An opportunity in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Rumina Hasan, Sadia Shakoor, Samiha Baghdadi, Alireza Mafi, Mohammad Aziz
February 2016, 5(5):13-13
  331 48 -
Xpert MTB/RIF for rapid detection of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis from pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Southwest Ethiopia
Mulualem Tadesse, Dossegnaw Aragaw, Belayneh Dimah, Feyisa Efa, Gemeda Abebe
February 2016, 5(5):48-49
  330 48 2
Best approaches to drug-resistance surveillance at the country level
AM Cabibbe, DM Cirillo
February 2016, 5(5):40-41
  328 50 2
Post-tuberculosis pulmonary function and noninfectious pulmonary disorders
Muhammad Irfan
February 2016, 5(5):57-57
  329 48 1
Next-generation sequencing-based user-friendly platforms for drug-resistant tuberculosis diagnosis: A promise for the near future
David L Dolinger, Rebecca E Colman, David M Engelthaler, Timothy C Rodwell
February 2016, 5(5):27-28
  334 42 3
In vitro antimycobacterial activity and toxicity of eight medicinal plants against pathogenic and nonpathogenic mycobacterial strains
Joseph M Nguta, Regina Appiah-Opong, Alexander K Nyarko, Dorothy Yeboah-Manu, Phyllis G. A Addo, Isaac Darko Otchere, Abena Kissi-Twum
February 2016, 5(5):106-107
  326 50 -
New approaches in drug treatment for tuberculosis: Inhalation using liposomes only a future vision or soon in clinical practice?
Lars-Olof Larsson
February 2016, 5(5):29-30
  329 46 1
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: The problem and some priorities in controlling it
Sven Hoffner
February 2016, 5(5):59-59
  327 48 2
Update on multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in children
H Simon Schaaf
February 2016, 5(5):7-7
  320 54 -
Emotional distress patients with several types of tuberculosis. A pilot study with patients from the Sanatorium Hospital of Huambo
Benvinda Xavier Paulo, Bruno Peixoto
February 2016, 5(5):58-58
  337 36 1
What is in a cough?
Kevin P Fennelly
February 2016, 5(5):51-51
  332 41 -
Thoracic surgical interventions for DR-TB and their results
Ravindra Kumar Dewan
February 2016, 5(5):55-55
  324 43 -
Impact of genotypic and phenotypic resistance to second-line anti-tuberculosis drugs on treatment outcomes in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in China
Yi Hu, Xubin Zheng, Zhu Ning, Qun Li, Zhengdong Zhang, Sven Hoffner
February 2016, 5(5):34-35
  319 45 3
Personalized information system for the control of tuberculosis in resource-limited settings: A simplistic proposal approach
Benjamin D. Thumamo Pokam, Prisca W Guemdjom
February 2016, 5(5):54-54
  324 37 1
The majority of patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Sub-Saharan Africa present a concomitant resistance to pyrazinamide
Géraldine Daneau, Mourad Gumusboga, Pim De Rijk, Arnaud Trebucq, Leen Rigouts, Armand Van Deun, Bouke C de Jong
February 2016, 5(5):46-47
  320 41 3
Usefulness of pulmonary artery diameter in diagnosing pulmonary hypertension in patients admitted to tuberculosis intensive care unit
Armin Nowroozpoor, Seyed Mohammadreza Hshemian, Majid Malekmohammad, Majid Marjani, Payam Tabarsi, Hamidreza Jamaati, Batoul Khoundabi, Afshin Moniri
February 2016, 5(5):56-56
  312 48 -
New insights into the mechanism of action of pyrazinamide, implications for susceptibility testing, and future regimens*
Richard M Anthony, Alice den Hertog, Mikael Mansjö, Jim Werngren
February 2016, 5(5):71-72
  315 45 3
Identifying patients at high risk of tuberculosis recurrence
Ruxana T Sadikot
February 2016, 5(5):66-66
  317 42 4
Evaluation of rifampicin resistance and 81-bp rifampicin resistant determinant region of rpoB gene mutations of Mycobacterium tuberculosis detected with XpertMTB/Rif in Cross River State, Nigeria
Ernest A Ochang, Ubong A Udoh, Ubleni E Emanghe, Gerald O Tiku, Jonah B Offor, Micheal Odo, Emmanuel Nkombe, Oju E Owuna, Sunday M Obeten, Martin M Meremikwu
February 2016, 5(5):145-146
  305 48 4
Pulmonary infections after tuberculosis
Kauser Jabeen
February 2016, 5(5):73-73
  301 49 2
Implementation of new tools for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis detection and control
Robin M Warren
February 2016, 5(5):67-67
  304 45 1
Reaching consensus on drug resistance conferring mutations (Part 2)
DM Cirillo, P Miotto, E Tagliani
February 2016, 5(5):33-33
  291 51 2
Incidence of tuberculosis among children living in contact with smear-positive tuberculosis: Advantages and limits of the Quantiferon TB gold in tube test
Djohar Hannoun, Fadila Boulahbal
February 2016, 5(5):3-3
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  286 51 -
Emerging clones of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Russia and former soviet union countries: Beijing genotype and beyond
Igor Mokrousov
February 2016, 5(5):69-70
  295 40 2
Comparative proteomic analysis of sequential isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis sensitive and resistant Beijing type from a patient with pulmonary tuberculosis
Amit Singh, Anil Kumar Gupta, Krishnamoorthy Gopinath, Divakar Sharma, Prashant Sharma, Deepa Bisht, Pawan Sharma, Sarman Singh
February 2016, 5(5):123-124
  277 54 2
Genetic diversity, transmission dynamics, and drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Luanda, Angola
João Perdigao, Sofia Clemente, Jorge Ramos, Pedro Masakidi, Diana Machado, Carla Silva, Isabel Couto, Miguel Viveiros, Nuno Taveira, Isabel Portugal
February 2016, 5(5):38-39
  291 34 -
Nontuberculosis Mycobacteria: Isolation from clinical samples in Iraq
Shatha T Ahmed, Ahmed A Alsudani, Ruqaya M Ali, Batool A Shihab, Sana A Hussein
February 2016, 5(5):79-79
  278 44 -
Comparative evaluation of diagnostic tests for the detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in the tissues of sheep affected with distinct pathology of paratuberculosis
Ganesh G Sonawane, Bhupendra N Tripathi
February 2016, 5(5):88-89
  283 39 3
Mycobacterial excretory secretory-31 protein with serine protease and lipase activities: An immunogen and drug target against tuberculosis infection
Bhaskar C Harinath
February 2016, 5(5):86-87
  278 41 1
Effects of sorbitol and glycerol on the structure, dynamics, and stability of Mycobacterium tuberculosis pyrazinamidase
Mehrnoosh Khajehzadeh, Faramarz Mehrnejad, Mohammad Pazhang, Farahnoosh Doustdar
February 2016, 5(5):138-139
  280 39 2
Comparison of two molecular methods and an automated liquid culture system for the early detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from both pulmonary and extrapulmonary specimens in Kuwait
EM Mokaddas, H Saadaldeen, S Ahmad
February 2016, 5(5):74-75
  280 37 1
Antimycobacterial activity assessment of three ethnobotanical plants against Mycobacterium Tuberculosis: An In Vitro study
Mohammad Arjomandzadegan, Navid Emami, Ghasem Habibi, Ali Asghar Farazi, Manijeh Kahbazi, Hossein Sarmadian, Mansooreh Jabbari, Hossein Hosseini, Mona Ramezani
February 2016, 5(5):108-109
  271 43 2
The First population structure and comparative genomics analysis of Mycobacterium africanum strains from Ghana reveals higher diversity of Lineage 5
Isaac D Otchere, Simon R Harris, Sanches L Busso, Adwoa Asante-Poku, Stephen Osei-Wusu, Kwadwo Korama, Julian Parkhill, Sebastien Gagneux, Dorothy Yeboah-Manu
February 2016, 5(5):80-81
  271 41 1
Mycobacterial coinfection and persisting bovine tuberculosis—Has the time arrived for a policy review?
Nader Mosavari, Morad Moradi Geravand, Keyvan Tadayon, Rohollah Keshavarz
February 2016, 5(5):82-83
  276 36 1
Ethambutol-resistance testing by mutation detection using MTBDRsl
H Margaryan, S Rüsch-Gerdes, A Hayrapetyan, A Mirzoyan
February 2016, 5(5):50-50
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  267 44 -
Assessment of diabetes among tuberculosis patients presenting at a tertiary care facility in Pakistan
Muhammad Irfan, Naseem Salahuddin, Qamar Masood, Owais Ahmed, Umme Salama Moosajee, Zahra Hasan
February 2016, 5(5):248-248
  267 40 1
Delay in diagnosis among pulmonary tuberculosis patients of Rayagada District, Odisha, India
Dasarathi Das, Bhagirathi Dwibedi
February 2016, 5(5):172-173
  262 45 4
Overview of drug-resistant tuberculosis worldwide
Ali A Velayati, Parissa Farnia, Amir M Farahbod
February 2016, 5(5):161-161
  260 45 8
Alternate efflux pump mechanism may contribute to drug resistance in extensively drug-resistant isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Akbar Kanji, Rumina Hasan, Ambreen Zaver, Asho Ali, Kehkashan Imtiaz, Mussarat Ashraf, Taane G Clark, Ruth McNerney, Samreen Shafiq, Zahra Hasan
February 2016, 5(5):97-98
  270 35 3
Predominance of Beijing lineage among pre-extensively drug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: A tertiary care center experience
Syed Beenish Rufai, Manimuthu Mani Sankar, Jitendra Singh, Sarman Singh
February 2016, 5(5):197-198
  257 47 2
Development of an indirect ELISA system to diagnosis paratuberculosis using surface antigens of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in cattle
Mona Hatamifar, Nader Mosavari, Javad Kazemi
February 2016, 5(5):188-188
  254 46 -
Molecular characterization of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains resistant to isoniazid
Salma Smaoui, Mariem Siala, Sondes Hadj Fredj, Sana Kammoun, Chema Marouane, Salma Hachicha, Asma Ghorbel, Radhouane Gdoura, Leila Slim, Taieb Ben Messaoud, Férièle Messadi
February 2016, 5(5):151-151
  256 42 1
Rehabilitation of treated TB patients: Social, psychological and economic aspects
Blessina Amulya Kumar
February 2016, 5(5):129-130
  259 38 2
Activity of drugs against dormant Mycobacterium tuberculosis
A Iacobino, G Piccaro, F Giannoni, A Mustazzolu, L Fattorini
February 2016, 5(5):94-95
  266 31 2
Increased expression of efflux pump genes in extensively drug-resistant isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Akbar Kanji, Rumina Hasan, Ying Zhang, Wanliang Shi, Kehkashan Imtiaz, Kiran Iqbal, Samreen Shafiq, Zahra Hasan
February 2016, 5(5):150-150
  259 36 2
Evaluation of sodium hydroxide–N-acetyl-l-cysteine and 0.7% chlorhexidine decontamination methods for recovering Mycobacterium tuberculosis from sputum samples: A comparative analysis (The Gambia Experience)
Ensa Gitteh, Jacob Kweku Otu, Tijan Jobarteh, Francis Mendy, Isatou Tutty Faal-Jawara, Nana Boatema Ofori-Anyinam, Abigail Ayorinde, Ousman Secka, Florian Gehre
February 2016, 5(5):167-168
  257 35 -
The prevalence of tuberculosis among Iranian elderly patients admitted to the infectious ward of hospital: A systematic review and meta-analysis
M Azami, K Sayehmiri, MH YektaKooshali, MR HafeziAhmadi
February 2016, 5(5):199-200
  251 41 4
Evaluation of genotype MTBDRplus assay for rapid detection of isoniazid and rifampicin resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates from Pakistan
Hasnain Javed, Nazia Jamil, Tomasz Jagielski, Zofia Bakuła, Zarfishan Tahir
February 2016, 5(5):147-148
  253 38 2
Antimycobacterial activity of medicinal plants against the causative agent of buruli ulcer: Mycobacterium ulcerans
R Keumoe, MS Nguembou, F P.V Tsouh, D V.F Donkeng, D Dize, Y L.R Tchokouaha, M C.D Jiatsa, F R.D Youmsi, B Ngameni, BF Fekam
February 2016, 5(5):105-105
  255 34 -
Design and development of novel inhibitors for the treatment of latent tuberculosis
Rudraraju Srilakshmi Reshma, Perumal Yogeeswari, Dharmarajan Sriram
February 2016, 5(5):121-122
  246 43 -
Importance of the α10 helix for DevR activation: A road map for screening inhibitors against DevR-mediated dormancy of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Atul Vashist, D Prithvi Raj, Umesh Datta Gupta, Rajiv Bhat, Jaya Sivaswami Tyagi
February 2016, 5(5):92-93
  251 38 -
Association of slow recovery of Mycobacterium africanum-infected patients posttreatment with high content of Persister-Like bacilli in pretreatment sputum
Leopold D Tientcheu, Andrew Bell, Oumie Secka, Abigail Ayorinde, Jacob Otu, Nathalie J Garton, Jayne S Sutherland, Martin O Ota, Martin Antonio, HM Dockrell, Beate Kampmann, Michael R Barer
February 2016, 5(5):99-100
  251 37 1
Relation between smear positivity and imaging findings in children with pulmonary tuberculosis
Maryam Hassanzad, Mohammad Reza Bolursaz, Mehrian Payam, Farahnaz Aghahosseini, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):163-163
  242 45 -
Molecular identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates from Kermanshah Province, Iran
Roghieh Moghaddam, Nader Mosavari, Ardeshir Hesampoor Mahalati
February 2016, 5(5):203-203
  243 43 -
Susceptibility to pulmonary tuberculosis: host genetic deficiency in tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-α) gene and tumor necrosis factor receptor 2 (TNFR2)
Ehsan Ghamari, Poopak Farnia, Shima Saif, Mehran Marashian, Jaladein Ghanavi, Payam Tabarsi, Parissa Farnia, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):136-137
  251 34 1
Comparison of histopathology, acid fast bacillus smear and real-time polymerase chain reaction for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in anal fistula in 161 patients: A prospective controlled trial
Pankaj Garg, Mohinder K Garg, Narinder Agarwal
February 2016, 5(5):208-209
  248 37 -
Isoniazid resistance among rifampicin-susceptible Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from tuberculosis patients
Jyoti Arora, Ritu Singhal, Ajoy Kumar Verma, Gavish Kumar, Manpreet Bhalla, Rohit Sarin, Vithal Prasad Myneedu
February 2016, 5(5):127-128
  247 37 -
T cell cytokine responses in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis following stimulation with proteins purified from Mycobacterium tuberculosis MDR clinical isolates
Alireza Hadizadeh Tasbiti, Shamsi Yari, Mostafa Ghanei, Seyed Davar Siadat, Amir Amanzadeh, Payam Tabarsi, Keyvan Saeedfar, Ahmadreza Bahrmand
February 2016, 5(5):132-133
  243 40 -
Usefulness of IS6110-based restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis in fingerprinting of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in North India
Jitendra Prasad Mathuria, Shampa Anupurba
February 2016, 5(5):176-177
  250 33 1
The importance of single nucleotide polymorphisms in interferon gamma receptor-1 gene in pulmonary patients infected with rapid grower mycobacterium
Poopak Farnia, Jalaledin Ghanavi, Payam Tabasri, Shima Saif, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):210-211
  239 44 1
Morphological changes in experimental tuberculosis resulting from treatment with quercetin and polyvinylpyrrolidone
Tatyana Butova, Svetlana Zaitseva, Dmytro Butov, Ganna Stepanenko
February 2016, 5(5):103-104
  251 31 -
Efficacy and safety of quercetin and polyvinylpyrrolidone in treatment of patients with newly diagnosed destructive pulmonary tuberculosis in comparison with standard antimycobacterial therapy
Dmytro Butov, Svetlana Zaitseva, Tetyana Butova
February 2016, 5(5):110-111
  255 27 1
Proteome-scale MDR-TB-antibody responses for identification of putative biomarkers for the diagnosis of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Shamsi Yari, Alireza Hadizadeh Tasbiti, Mostafa Ghanei, Seyed Davar Siadat, Fatemeh Yari, A Bahrmand
February 2016, 5(5):134-135
  245 36 1
Molecular drug susceptibility testing against the first-line (rifampin and isoniazid) and second-line (ciprofloxacin–amikacin and kanamycin) treatment in different subtypes of Mycobacterium simiae
Parissa Farnia, Donya Malekshahian, Payam Tabarsi, Shima Seif, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):215-215
  237 44 -
Sequelae of extrapulmonary tuberculosis after treatment: Addressing patient needs
Bushra Jamil, Sadia Shakoor, Rumina Hasan
February 2016, 5(5):149-149
  241 39 2
Genotypic analysis of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis isolates from extra pulmonary tuberculosis cases in tertiary care centers in Northern India
Anand K Maurya, Vijaya L Nag, Surya Kant, Ramawadh S Kushwaha, Tapan N Dhole
February 2016, 5(5):125-126
  243 37 -
Effect of time duration of digestion/decontamination technique on yield of mycobacteria and contamination rates from sterile body fluids (pleural and ascitic fluid) and pus specimens
Samreen Shafiq, Faryal Saleem, Kauser Jabeen, Joveria Farooqi, Warda Alam, Sadia Hanif, Shazia Ali, Sadia Shakoor, Rumina Hasan
February 2016, 5(5):195-196
  237 42 -
Murine model of TB meningitis
Umesh Datta Gupta, Ali Abbas, Raj Pal Singh Kashyap, Pushpa Gupta
February 2016, 5(5):178-178
  239 39 -
Changes in nitric oxide synthase and nitrite and nitrate serum levels in patients with or without multidrug-resistant tuberculosis undergoing the intensive phase of antituberculosis therapy
Dmytro O Butov, Mykhailo Kuzhko, Tatyana Butova, Ganna Stepanenko
February 2016, 5(5):154-155
  246 31 -
Development of the food supplement Nyaditum resae as a new tool to reduce the risk of tuberculosis development
Nestani Tukvadze, Paula Cardona, Sergo Vashakidze, Natalia Shubladze, Zaza Avaliani, Cris Vilaplana, Pere-Joan Cardona
February 2016, 5(5):101-102
  243 33 2
Antimycobacterial potency and cytotoxicity study of three medicinal plants
Patrick Valere Tsouh Fokou, Regina Appiah- Opong, Dorothy Yeboah-Manu, Abena Adomah Kissi-Twum, Lauve Rachel Tchokouaha Yamthe, Aristide Laurel Mokale Kognou, Phyllis Addo, Fabrice Fekam Boyom, Alexander Kwadwo Nyarko
February 2016, 5(5):206-207
  240 36 -
Occurrence of zoonotic tuberculosis in occupationally exposed high-risk groups in Peshawar, Pakistan
Irfan Khattak, Muhammad H Mushtaq, Sultan Ayaz, Mansur U.D Ahmad, Sadeeq U Rahman
February 2016, 5(5):247-247
  234 41 -
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Ethiopian settings and its association with previous antituberculosis treatment: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Setegn Eshetie, Feleke Moges, Mulat Dagnew
February 2016, 5(5):119-120
  239 36 -
Development of rapid immuno-diagnostic test for the early detection of tuberculosis
Anil Kumar Gupta, Saumya Srivastava, Amit Singh, Sarman Singh
February 2016, 5(5):114-115
  242 33 -
Discordance between GeneXpert assay and conventional drug-susceptibility testing in detecting rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis: A perspective of the line probe assay
Ruqaya M Ali, Ahmed A Alsudani
February 2016, 5(5):193-194
  231 44 -
Childhood tuberculosis in Qatar
Jay P.N Singh, Reem Mohammed, Thanveer Thayyullathil, Abdullatif Al-Khal, Zubaida Al- Suwaidi
February 2016, 5(5):162-162
  241 33 1
Assessing genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by spoligotyping and IS6110-based restriction fragment length polymorphism in North India
Jitendra Prasad Mathuria, Pragya Sharma, Pradyot Prakash, Jai Kumar Samaria, Vishwa Mohan Katoch, Shampa Anupurba
February 2016, 5(5):174-175
  237 36 -
Common features of tuberculosis and sarcoidosis
Esmaeil Mortaz, Mohammad Reza Masjedi, Atefeh Abedini, Soheila Matroodi, Arda Kiani, Dina Soroush, Ian M Adcock
February 2016, 5(5):240-241
  242 31 1
Mediastinal lymphadenopathy in pediatric tuberculosis in computed tomography scan
Payam Mehrain, Amin Momeni Moghaddam, Elham Tavakol, Afshin Amini, Mehrdad Moghimi, Ali Kabir, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):242-243
  235 38 2
Immunohistochemical findings of the granulomatous reaction associated with tuberculosis
Shirin Karimi, Masoud Shamaei, Mihan Pourabdollah, Makan Sadr, Mehrdad Karbasi, Arda Kiani, Moslem Bahadori
February 2016, 5(5):234-235
  235 37 1
The analysis of exosomal micro-RNAs in peripheral blood mononuclear cell-derived macrophages after infection with bacillus Calmette–Guérin by RNA sequencing
Esmaeil Mortaz, Shamila D Alipoor, Payam Tabarsi, Ian M Adcock, Johan Garssen, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):184-185
  231 41 1
Investigation of urine lipoarabinomannan in human immunodeficiency virus patients with or without coinfection with Tuberculosis in Iran
Payam Tabarsi, Majid Marjani, Afshin Moniri, Parissa Farnia, Mehdi Kazempour Dizaji, John Garssen, Ian M Adcock, Esmaeil Mortaz
February 2016, 5(5):186-187
  236 36 1
Yield of mycobacteriological study in diagnosis of pleural tuberculosis among Human immune deficiency virus-infected patients
Majid Marjani, Amir Yousefzadeh, Payam Tabarsi, Afshin Moniri, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):112-113
  239 33 2
Molecular genetics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis resistant to aminoglycosides and cyclic peptide testing by MTBDRsl in Armenia
Hasmik Margaryan, Parissa Farnia, Armen Hayrapetyan, Alvard Mirzoyan
February 2016, 5(5):159-160
  237 34 1
Trend of tested and slaughtered cattle for bovine tuberculosis in Iran during 2000–2014
Mohammad Hasan Rabiee, Javad Emami, Hamideh Hasannejad, Mehrdad Tirandaz
February 2016, 5(5):231-231
  239 32 -
Strain differentiation of 13 indigenous Mycobacterium bovis isolates from infected cattle by restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis
Shima Rezaee, Naheed Mojgani, Nader Mosavari, Mehrdad Hashmi
February 2016, 5(5):224-225
  227 44 -
Radiographic manifestations of Tuberculosis in HIV positive patients: Correlation with CD4+ T-cell count
Mehrdad Bakhshayesh-Karam, Payam Tabarsi, Seyed Mehdi Mirsaiedi, Majid Valiollahpour Amiri, Soheila Zahirifard, Seyed Davood Mansoori, Mohammad Reza Masjedi, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):244-245
  231 38 -
Uric acid levels in patients on antituberculosis drugs in the Southwest region of Cameroon
Benjamin D. Thumamo Pokam, Enoh J Eeteneneng, Aniekan Umoh, Nse O Umoh, Prisca W Guemdjom
February 2016, 5(5):116-116
  233 35 -
Nontubercular mycobacteria (NTM) in fistula-in-ano: A new finding and its implications
Pankaj Garg, Mohinder Kumar Garg, Narinder Agarwal
February 2016, 5(5):170-171
  234 33 -
Increased Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigen-induced gene expression of interferon-gamma, tumor necrosis factor alpha and interleukin-6 in patients with diabetes
Kiran I Masood, Muhammad Irfan, Qamar Masood, Bushra Jamil, Shoaib Rao, Maryam Rahim, Zahra Hasan
February 2016, 5(5):246-246
  227 40 -
Mycobacterium haemophilum: A report of cutaneous infection in a patient with end-stage renal disease
Shahram Sabeti, Mahsa Pourabdollah Tootkaboni, Mitra Abdolahi, Mihan Pourabdollah
February 2016, 5(5):236-236
  232 35 1
Drug resistance pattern of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the province with highest incidence of tuberculosis in Iran
N Mansoori, Masoumeh Douraghi, F Vaziri, AA Rajabloo, M Sheikhi, M Taziki, M Atarjalali
February 2016, 5(5):131-131
  234 32 -
Ten years' experience of directly observed treatment short-course (DOTS) in Gambella Regional State, Ethiopia: An evaluation of tuberculosis control program
Solomon Sisay, Belete Mengistu, Woldargay Erku, Desalegne Woldeyohannes
February 2016, 5(5):117-118
  238 27 -
Antimycobacterial ingredients from plants used in traditional medicine to treat Buruli ulcer
Patrick Valere Tsouh Fokou, Abena Adomah Kissi-Twum, Dorothy Yeboah-Manu, Regina Appiah-Opong, Phyllis Addo, Lauve Rachel Tchokouaha Yamthe, Alvine Ngoutane Mfopa, Fabrice Fekam Boyom, Alexander Kwadwo Nyarko
February 2016, 5(5):204-205
  227 38 -
Evaluate the efficiency of Antigen 60 (A60) protein from BCG strain of Mycobacterium bovis as a diagnostic antigen
Nafiseh Shakibamehr, Nader Mosavari, Mahdi Babaie, Samerand Reshady
February 2016, 5(5):226-227
  223 41 -
Identification of nontuberculous mycobacteria by high-performance liquid chromatography from patients in tehran
Ali Mirzapour, Ali Nazari Alam, Saeed Z Bostanabadi, Abdolrazagh H Shahraki, Soltan A Ebrahimi, Masoud Yousefi
February 2016, 5(5):214-214
  224 40 -
Frequency of mycobacterial infections in retailed fish in Karaj: An Iranian perspective
Atefeh Mobasher-Amini, Nader Mosavari, Mehdi Ghiami-Rad, Keyvan Tadayon
February 2016, 5(5):201-201
  227 36 -
In vitro effects of water-pipe smoke condensate on the endocytic activity of Type II alveolar epithelial cells (A549) with bacillus Calmette–Guérin
Ian M Adcock, Esmaeil Mortaz, Shamila D Alipoor, Johan Garssen, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):157-158
  235 28 1
Paying attention to the details in Mycobacterium tuberculosis: Strain-specific single-nucleotide polymorphisms and clonal variants
Darío García de Viedma
February 2016, 5(5):76-76
  232 29 -
Invasive forms of Candida and Aspergillus in sputum samples of pulmonary tuberculosis patients attending the tuberculosis reference laboratory in Ghaemshahr, Northern Iran: An analysis of samples collected during the past 10 years
Mohammad Reza Jabbari amiri, Seyed Reza Aghili, Tahereh Shokohi, Mohammad Taghi Hedayati, Mahdi Abastabar, Masoud Aliyali, Masoumeh Jabbari amiri, Hamid Hasanpour
February 2016, 5(5):179-179
  229 32 -
Modulation of interferon-gamma response to QuantiFERON-TB-plus detected by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay in patients with active and latent tuberculosis infection
Elisa Petruccioli, Valentina Vanini, Teresa Chiacchio, Daniela M Cirillo, Fabrizio Palmieri, Giuseppe Ippolito, Delia Goletti
February 2016, 5(5):143-144
  234 27 2
Interleukin-10 gene polymorphism is associated with multi-drug resistant tuberculosis during the intensive phase of standard chemotherapy
Butov Dmytro, Kuzhko Mykhailo, Butova Tetyana Kuzhko
February 2016, 5(5):152-153
  230 31 -
Mixed metal oxide nanoparticles inhibit growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis into THP-1 cells
AR Jafari, T Mosavi, N Mosavari, A Majid, F Movahedzade, M Tebyaniyan, M Kamalzadeh, M Dehgan, S Jafari, S Arastoo
February 2016, 5(5):181-183
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  223 37 7
Drug development: The cell wall as a drug target
Jonathan A.G Cox
February 2016, 5(5):156-156
  221 38 -
trfA1 Gene in clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Azam Ahmadi, Mohammad Arjomandzadegan, Masoomeh Saberpoor, Mona Moghadasi
February 2016, 5(5):216-216
  226 32 -
Drug susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium Avium subsp. Avium isolates from naturally infected domestic pigeons to avian tuberculosis
Kaveh Parvandar, Mansour Mayahi, Nader Mosavari, Reza Aref Pajoohi
February 2016, 5(5):217-218
  221 37 -
Evaluation of the Kudoh method for mycobacterial culture: Gambia experience
Tijan Jobarteh, Jacob Otu, Ensa Gitteh, Francis Mendy, Tutty I Faal-Jawara, Boatema Ofori-Anyinam, Abigail Ayorinde, Ousman Secka, Martin Antonio, Florian Gehre
February 2016, 5(5):166-166
  229 28 1
Pathological, bacteriological, and molecular characteristics of natural outbreaks of Johne's disease in goats of Fars Province, Iran
F Zarei Kordshouli, A Khodakaram Tafti, M Haghkhah
February 2016, 5(5):202-202
  220 35 -
Identification and comparison of genetic pattern of human and cattle M.bovis isolates from Zanjan province, by restriction fragment length polymorphism and DNA hybridization
Mahdi Dehghanpour, Nader Mosavari, Hamid Baghchesaraei, Mohammad Mohammad Taheri, Mahdi Babaie
February 2016, 5(5):229-230
  217 37 -
Cloning, expression, and purification of recombinant protein MPT-64 from a virulent strain of Mycobacterium bovis in a prokaryotic system
Maryam Mohammadi Tashakkori, Majid Tebianian, Mohammad Tabatabaei, Nader Mosavari
February 2016, 5(5):249-249
  217 37 -
Identification of different subtypes of rapid growing Atypical Mycobacterium from water and soil sources: Using PCR-RFLP using hsp65 and rRNA 16s–23s genes
Mohammad Varahram, Parissa Farnia, Shima Saif, Mehran Marashian, Poopak Farnia, Jaladein Ghanavi, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):212-213
  222 31 1
Genotyping analysis of bovine, ovine, and caprine paratuberculosis in Iran: An IS900-RFLP study
Lida Abdolmohammadi Khiav, Masoud Haghkhah, Keyvan Tadayon, Nader Mosavari
February 2016, 5(5):228-228
  221 32 1
Isolation and molecular identification of Mycobacterium from commercially available pasteurized milk and raw milk samples collected from two infected cattle farms in Alborz Province, Iran
Mohsen Eftekhari, Nader Mosavari
February 2016, 5(5):222-223
  219 33 -
Rapid identification of Mycobacterium avium ssp paratuberculosis laboratory strains by IS900-Nested polymerase chain reaction
Mohammad Mohammad Taheri, Nader Mosavari, Mohammad Mehdi Feizabadi, Keyvan Tadayon, Rouholah Keshavarz, Reza Aref Pajoohi, Kioomars Soleimani, Shojaat Dashti Pour
February 2016, 5(5):232-233
  222 29 -
Tuberculosis in slaughtered cattle and workers in some abattoirs of Baghdad governorate
AN AL-Thwani, MS AL-Mashhadani
February 2016, 5(5):250-251
  214 36 1
Evaluation the virulence of Mycobacterium bovis isolated from milk samples through histopathological study in laboratory animals
IM AL-Saqur, AN AL-Thwani, IM AL-Attar, MS AL-Mashhadani
February 2016, 5(5):90-91
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  215 34 1
Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. Paratuberculosis in Cattle by using Indirect Absorbed ELISA (enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) system and culture in Alborz Province, Iran
Hedyeh Teymouri, Nader Mosavari, Hadi Poor Taghi
February 2016, 5(5):220-221
  212 36 1
Interferon-γ assay, a high-sensitivity, specific and appropriate method for detection of bovine tuberculosis in cattle
R Keshavarz, N Mosavari, MM Geravand, Keyvan Tadayon, RA Pajoohi, K Solemani, M Ameri, GV Gilani
February 2016, 5(5):219-219
  205 33 -
Restriction fragment length polymorphism pattern of Mycobacterium isolates from rodents in infected cattle farms
Khatereh Alizadeh, Nader Mosavari, Razieh Nazari
February 2016, 5(5):191-192
  211 26 -
Molecular identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex by region of differentiation-typing and polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism method
Seydeh Zeinab Mirzaki, Nader Mosavari, Razieh Nazari, Morteza Akbarian
February 2016, 5(5):190-190
  215 20 -
Molecular identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolated by Region of Differentiation (RD) typing from tuberculosis patients in Khorasan Razavi
Marjan Jalalimehr, Nader Mosavari, Saman Soleimanpour
February 2016, 5(5):189-189
  209 25 -
Identification of novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis dihydrofolate reductase inhibitors through rational drug design
Mymoona Akhter
February 2016, 5(5):96-96
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  206 26 1
Mutations in embB gene associated with resistance to ethambutol in Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated from TB patients in the west of Iran (2014–15)
Rashid Ramazanzadeh, Bahman Mohammadi, Parviz mohajeri
February 2016, 5(5):140-140
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Evaluation of specific antibodies against Mycobacterium tuberculosis recombinant antigens for detection of recent infection
Majid Tebianian, Nader Mosavari, Morteza Taghizadeh, Seyyed Mahmoud Ebrahimi
February 2016, 5(5):254-254
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  193 33 -
Using competing risks model and competing events in outcome of pulmonary tuberculosis patients
Mehdi Kazempour Dizaji, Anoshirvan Kazemnejad, Payam Tabarsi, Farid Zayeri
February 2016, 5(5):237-237
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  185 35 -
Deletion of region of difference 181 in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing strains
Ehsan Sharifipour, Parissa Farnia, Mohadeseh Mozafari, Shiva Irani, Ali Akbar Velayati
February 2016, 5(5):238-239
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  178 33 -
Rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in sputum Samples using PURE TB-LAMP assay
K N’guessan, K Horo, I Coulibaly, J Adegbele, N Kouame-Adjei, H Seck-Angu, A Guei, J Kouakou, M Dosso
February 2016, 5(5):164-165
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Application of highly portable MinION nanopore sequencing technology for the monitoring of nosocomial tuberculosis infection
Matthew Bates, Pascal Polepole, Nathan Kapata, Matt Loose, Justin O'Grady
February 2016, 5(5):24-24
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