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Cytokine responses and progression to active tuberculosis in HIV-1-infected Ugandans: a prospective study.

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Identifying correlates of immunity or susceptibility to disease promotes understanding of pathogenesis and development of diagnostic tools, treatments, and vaccines. There is evidence that type 1 cytokine responses are associated with protection against tuberculosis, and suppression of type 1, or switching to type 2 responses, with susceptibility, but this has not been studied prospectively. We studied a cohort of 631 HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults. At enrollment we performed whole blood cultu...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
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Author
Journal:
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene More from this journal
Volume:
98
Issue:
11
Pages:
660-670
Publication date:
2004-11-01
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EISSN:
1878-3503
ISSN:
0035-9203
Language:
English
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pubs:484184
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uuid:b7dc28a5-3282-4b21-978a-1214e00eae3a
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pubs:484184
Source identifiers:
484184
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2014-09-18

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