• Effect of standard tuberculosis treatment on plasma cytokine levels in patients with active pulmonary tuberculosis 

      Riou, Catherine; Peixoto, Blas Perez; Roberts, Lindi; Ronacher, Katharina; Walzl, Gerhard; Manca, Claudia; Rustomjee, Roxana; Mthiyane, Thuli; Fallows, Dorothy; Gray, Clive M.; Kaplan, Gilla (Public Library of Science, 2012-05-14)
      Background: Sputum Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) culture is commonly used to assess response to antibiotic treatment in individuals with pulmonary tuberculosis (TB). Such techniques are constrained by the slow growth ...