Mass Spectrometric Identification of Urinary Biomarkers of Pulmonary Tuberculosis.

EBioMedicine, Volume: 31
May 22, 2018
Flonza Isa F, Sean Collins S, Myung Hee Lee MH, Diessy Decome D, Nancy Dorvil N, Patrice Joseph P, Lauren Smith L, Stephen Salerno S, Martin T Wells MT, Steven Fischer S, James M Bean JM, Jean W Pape JW, Warren D Johnson WD, Daniel W Fitzgerald DW, Kyu Y Rhee KY

Tuberculosis (TB) is the leading infectious cause of death worldwide. A major barrier to control of the pandemic is a lack of clinical biomarkers with the ability to distinguish active TB from healthy and sick controls and potential for development into point-of-care diagnostics.

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