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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, ...
Mycobacterium bovis BCG infection severely delays Trichuris muris expulsion and co-infection suppresses immune responsiveness to both pathogens
(BioMed Central, 2014-01)
Background: The global epidemiology of parasitic helminths and mycobacterial infections display extensive geographical overlap, especially in the rural and urban communities of developing countries. We investigated whether ...