Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . March 3rd, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (Retrovirus) - TB Vaccination or Infection Down-Regulates Specific Subset of T Cells
Diagnostics (TB) - AMTDT Does Not Identify M. tb in Nonrespiratory Specimens
Disease Presentation - Cystic TB Mimicking Sarcoma Reported
Nosocomial (TB) - Six Cases of TB Reported at Mental Treatment Facility
Prognostic Indicators (TB) - Immune Activation in HIV+ TB Predicts Shorter Survival
SusceptibilityTesting (TB) - DNA Sequencing Needed with PCR-SSCP in Rifampin Testing
Transmission (TB) - Infectious Airline Passenger Did Not Infect Others
Diagnostics (Hantavirus) - "Strip Immunoblot Assay (SIA) for Rapid Diagnosis of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome."
Hantavirus Outbreak - "Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome In Western Paraguay."
Therapy (Antiviral) - "Tuberculous Salpingitis and Ascites Complication of Low Dose (alpha)-INF Treatment."
Diagnostics (TB) - "The Incidence of False-Positive Cultures for Mycobacterium tuberculosis."
Immunogenetics - "IMGT, the International ImMunoGeneTics Database."
Opportunistic Infections (HIV) - "Drug Treatment of HIV-Related Opportunistic Infections."
TB/HIV Coinfection - "Incidence of Tuberculosis in the United States among HIV-Infected Persons."
TB/HIV Coinfection - "Two-Step Tuberculin Skin Testing in HIV-Infected Persons in Uganda."