Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . December 21st, 1998Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Coinfection (TB/HIV) - TB Not Independent Predictor of HIV Mortality
Immunology - GC to Anti-GC Steroids Important in TB Pathology
Species - Slow-Growing Mycobacterium Reported
Testing (TB) - PCR Assay Allows Direct Detection of TB from Sputum
Therapy (TB) - Short-Course Prophylaxis OK in HIV+
Transplantation - Therapy Given to Transplant Recipients Predicts TB
Vaccines (TB) - Th1/Th2 Response Depends on BCG Dosage
Industry News (Influenza) - Outbreak Monitoring Network Revealed at Symposium
Industry News (Strep Throat) - Strep Throat Vaccine Patented
Influenza (Conference News) - Preliminary Flu Therapy Results Presented
Tuberculosis (Infection Control) - Students Ignore Request For Testing
Osteogenic Precursors - "Different Organogenic Potential of Bone Marrow-Derived vs Bone-Derived Cells."
Epidemiology (TB) - "An Observed Increase Incidence of Extrapulmonary TB in an Inner City Hospital."
Epidemiology (TB) - "Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology of Tuberculosis in Manitoba."
Influenza - "Whole Virus Influenza Vaccine Activates Dendritic Cells (DC) and Stimulates Cytokine Production by Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells (PBMC) While Subunit Vaccines Support T-cell Proliferati
Tuberculosis (Infection Control) - "Management and Outcome of Tuberculosis in Two St. Louis Hospitals, 1988 to 1994."
Tuberculosis (Infection Control) - "Rates of Tuberculosis Infection in Healthcare Workers Providing Services to HIV Infected Populations."
Tuberculosis (Therapy) - "Compliance, Tolerance, and Efficacy of a Short Course of Chemoprophylaxis for Tuberculosis."
Tuberculous Meningitis - "Tuberculous Meningitis in South African Urban Adults."
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