Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . June 14th, 1999Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Transmission - TB May Be Spread Through Anesthesia Breathing Circuit
At-Risk Populations - MDR-TB in Siberian Prisons Poses Risk to Russia at Large
Drug Metabolism - Pharmacokinetics of Rifapentine Examined
Knowledge, Attitudes, Behavior - Delay in Diagnosing Women in Vietnam Appears Institutional
Policy (TB) - Therapy Decentralization Important in Poor, Rural Areas
Transmission (TB) - Clinical/Radiologic Data Critical at Admission
Transmission (TB) - Public Drinking Areas are Hot Spots for TB Infection
Staphylococcus aureus - Experimental Staph Vaccine Protective in Animal Studies
Diabetes Vaccine - Type 1 Diabetes Prevention by Single Immunization with Cloned BCG
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Distribution and Marketing Agreement Entered in Japan
Tuberculosis (Prevention) - Lost Genes May Be Causing TB Vaccine's Failure
Vaccine Development (TB) - "M. tuberculosis PHOP-Like Gene in Macrophages."
Pathogenesis (TB) - "Loss of oxyR in M. tuberculosis."
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Testing) - "Comparison Between a Whole Blood Interferon-gamma Release Assay and Tuberculin Skin Testing for the Detection of Tuberculosis Infection Among Patients at Risk for Tuberculosis Exposure."
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Therapy) - "Activities of Several Novel Oxazolidinones Against Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a Murine Model."
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Therapy) - "Efficacy of Microencapsulated Rifampin in Mycobacterium tuberculosis-Infected Mice."
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Virulence) - "Enhanced Capacity of a Widespread Strain of Mycobacterium tuberculosis To Grow in Human Macrophages."