Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . September 6th, 1999Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Therapy (TB) - Messenger RNA Could Measure Response to TB Treatment
Animal Models (TB) - Mouse Model for TB Evaluated
Coinfection (TB/HIV) - HIV Replication in M. tb Infected Patients Studied
Epidemiology (TB) - TB in Tropics Will Get Worse Before Better
Ilieal Tuberculosis (Disease Presentation) - Rectal Bleeding May Suggest Intestinal TB
Immunology (TB) - Protective Behavior of H37Rv Protein Examined
Influenza Vaccine - Tailor-Made Flu Viruses Now Possible
Therapy (TB) - Myeloperoxidase Studied for Anti-TB Role
Tuberculous Meningitis (Diagnostics) - Identification of TB Meningitis Studied
Industry News (Influenza Vaccine) - Preliminary Phase II Results from Worldwide Influenza Collaboration Announced
Staphylococcus aureus (Drug Resistance) - Four Pediatric Deaths from Community-Acquired MRSA
Vaccine Development (Staphylococcal Infection) - Positive Interim Results in Nabi-StaphVAX Trial
DNA Vaccines (TB) - "The Potential Use of HSP Proteins To Vaccinate Against Tuberculosis."
Tuberculosis (Diagnostics) - "Comparison of Methods Based on Different Molecular Epidemiological Markers for Typing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex Strains: Interlaboratory Study of Discriminatory Power and Reproducibility. DOUBLE
Tuberculosis (Pediatrics) - "Costs Associated With Tuberculosis Control Programs at Hospitals Caring for Children."
Tuberculosis (Screening) - "Assessing the Validity of Tuberculin Skin Test Readings by Trained Professionals and Patients."
Tuberculous Pleuritis - "Lymphocyte Populations in Tuberculous Pleural Effusions."