Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . February 22nd, 1999Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Outbreaks (TB) - Prison Outbreaks Reach Community
Genomics - New Insertion Sequence Characterized
Genomics (TB) - Export of M. tuberculosis Superoxide Dismutase Examined
Infection Control (TB) - Casual Contacts in Low Incidence Areas Don't Need Screening
Infection Control (TB) - Drug Treatment Programs Can Help Identify Those with TB
Testing (TB) - LCx Assay Identifies All Forms of M. tuberculosis
Testing (TB) - Value of DTH Skin Testing Limited in HIV+ Kids
Therapy (TB) - Rifampin Monoresistance Usually Seen in HIV+
Transmission (TB) - Smear-Negative, Culture-Positive Infection Is Common
Vaccination - BCG Effectively Prevents Leprosy in Central India
Bacillus antracis - Report Issued by CDC on Anthrax Threats
Transmission (Tuberculosis) - TB Easier to Transmit Than Previously Recognized
Infectious Disease Surveillance - "European Surveillance of Infectious Diseases: The Case of AIDS and Tuberculosis."
Screening and Prevention (TB) - "A Tuberculin Screening and Isoniazid Preventive Therapy Program in an Inner-City Population."