Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . June 8th, 1998Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Epidemiology - TB Continued to Decline in U.S During 1997
Conference Coverage (ASM) - FbpA Protein Important in M. tb Survival/Growth
Conference Coverage (ASM) - Mycolic Acid Substrate for TB Identified
Conference Coverage (ASM) - Novel Mycobacterium Identified
Conference Coverage (ASM) - Rhinosporidiosis Reported in U.S. AIDS Patient
Conference Coverage (ASM) - Visual Identification Not Adequate for TB Identification
Transplantation (Kidney) - Hoarseness Can Mean TB in Kidney Transplant Recipients
Immunodeficiency - Patients Lacking IL-12 or With Reduced Levels Are Susceptible to Infections
Rotavirus Vaccine - New Vaccine Developed for Common Childhood Diarrhea
Tuberculosis (Epidemiology) - TB Is Single Biggest Killer of Young Women Worldwide
Conference Coverage (ASM) - Rapid AIDS Test Undergoes New York Field Trial
Infection Control (TB) - "Starting from Scratch. Eritrea's National Program Against Tuberculosis."
Risk Factors (Hantavirus) - "Mapping Risk of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) Using Remotely Sensed Data."
Tuberculosis (Diagnosis) - "Rapid Diagnosis of Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis by Ligase Chain Reaction Amplification."
Tuberculosis (Diagnostics) - "Use of Roche AMPLICOR Mycobacterium tuberculosis PCR in Early Diagnosis of Tuberculous Meningitis."
Tuberculosis (Drug Resistance) - "Detection of Kanamycin-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis by Identifying Mutations in the 16S rRNA Gene."
Tuberculosis (Drug Resistance) - "Use of 3-(4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-yl)-2,5-diphenyl Tetrazolium Bromide for Rapid Detection of Rifampin-Resistant Mycobacterium
Tuberculosis (Epidemiology) - "Nonrandom Association of IS6110 and Mycobacterium tuberculosis: Implications for Molecular Epidemiological Studies."