Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, April 20th, 2004
"During the fall of 2001, a tuberculosis outbreak caused by Mycobacterium bovis occurred in a conditioned colony of rhesus (Macaca mulatta) and cynomolgus (Macaca fascicularis) macaques at Stanford University School of Medicine," scientists there noted.
"During this outbreak," M.A. Garcia and colleagues "evaluated the diagnostic performance of a new in vitro tuberculosis screening test (PRIMAGAM)."
"The PRIMAGAM test measures the interferon-gamma (IFN-gamma) response to purified protein derivatives (PPDs) of...
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