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Calculation of the stability of the IS6110 banding pattern in patients with persistent Mycobacterium tuberculosis disease
The interpretation of molecular epidemiologic data of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection is dependent on the understanding of the stability and evolutionary characteristics of the DNA fingerprinting marker used to classify ...
Evolution of the IS6110-based restriction fragment length polymorphism pattern during the transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Interpretation of the molecular epidemiological data of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is dependent on the validity of the assumptions that have been made. It is assumed that the IS6110 banding pattern is sufficiently stable ...
Ethnicity and treatment response in schizophrenia: A comparison of 3 ethnic groups
Background: Numerous cultural and ethnic factors may directly and indirectly influence treatment outcome in schizophrenia. The present study compared the response to antipsychotic treatment in 3 ethnic groups of patients ...
Rhinovirus is associated with severe asthma exacerbations and raised nasal interleukin-12
Background: Rhinovirus (RV) is associated with asthma exacerbations in longitudinal studies, but the role in patients with acute severe asthma who require admission to a hospital emergency room remains to be fully defined. ...
Depressive symptoms at baseline predict fewer negative symptoms at follow-up in patients with first-episode schizophrenia
There is uncertainty regarding the prognostic value of depressive symptoms in schizophrenia, having previously been associated with both favourable and poor outcome. This study investigated the relationship between baseline ...