Title: Determinants of drug resistant tuberculosis in Swaziland
Author: Joachims, Frauke
Institution: Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Berlin
Graduate date: 2011-08-17 (W3C-DTF)
Document: Jochims, Frauke_Abstract_2011.doc
Description:
This study looked at factors being associated with MDR-TB in Swaziland.
Genotyping analysis were applied to assess prevalent lineages in the country and to identify dominant strain-families such as Beijing-or LAM-lineages among the circulating MDR-TB strains. Additionally, the level of clustering was studied in order to determine the impact of recent transmission on the dissemination of MDR-TB.
Classification: 2011 (LCSH)
Language: English
Date Of Record Creation: 2012-09-18 05:56:47 (W3C-DTF)
Date Of Record Release: 2012-09-18 05:57:25 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2012-09-18 05:58:05 (W3C-DTF)

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