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Impact of HIV co-infection on plasma level of cytokines and chemokines of pulmonary tuberculosis patients
(BioMed Central, 2014-03-04)
Background The immunologic environment during HIV/M. tuberculosis co-infection is characterized by cytokine and chemokine irregularities that have been shown to increase immune activation, viral replication, ...
Combination of gene expression patterns in whole blood discriminate between tuberculosis infection states
(BioMed Central, 2014-05)
Background Genetic factors are involved in susceptibility or protection to tuberculosis (TB). Apart from gene polymorphisms and mutations, changes in levels of gene expression, induced by non-genetic factors, may ...