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Diagnostic performance of tuberculosis-specific IgG antibody profiles in patients with presumptive tuberculosis from two continents.

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Background

Developing rapid diagnostic tests for tuberculosis (TB) is a global priority. A whole proteome screen identified M. tuberculosis antigens associated with serological responses in TB patients. We used WHO target product profile criteria for a detection test and a triage test to evaluate these antigens in a field-based assay and a reference bead-based assay.

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Consecutive patients presenting to microscopy centers and district hospitals in Peru and t...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1093/cid/cix023

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Oxford, MSD, Paediatrics
Filomena, A More by this author
Rimmele, S More by this author
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
64
Publication date:
2017-01-05
Acceptance date:
2017-01-12
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ISSN:
1537-6591 and 1058-4838
Pubs id:
pubs:685240
URN:
uri:6992da69-416a-4555-8fe1-659a6706f9f7
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uuid:6992da69-416a-4555-8fe1-659a6706f9f7
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pubs:685240

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