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    January 2018
  1. MACIEL EMGS, Amancio JS, Castro DB, Braga JU, et al
    Social determinants of pulmonary tuberculosis treatment non-adherence in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0190578.
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  2. FELEKE BE, Alene GD, Feleke TE, Motebaynore Y, et al
    Clinical response of tuberculosis patients, a prospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0190207.
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  3. LI J, Yip BHK, Leung C, Chung W, et al
    Screening for latent and active tuberculosis infection in the elderly at admission to residential care homes: A cost-effectiveness analysis in an intermediate disease burden area.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0189531.
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  4. PARLATO S, Chiacchio T, Salerno D, Petrone L, et al
    Impaired IFN-alpha-mediated signal in dendritic cells differentiates active from latent tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0189477.
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  5. HARRINGTON-KANDT R, Stylianou E, Eddowes LA, Lim PJ, et al
    Hepcidin deficiency and iron deficiency do not alter tuberculosis susceptibility in a murine M.tb infection model.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0191038.
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  6. ABEBE F, Belay M, Legesse M, K L M C F, et al
    IgA and IgG against Mycobacterium tuberculosis Rv2031 discriminate between pulmonary tuberculosis patients, Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected and non-infected individuals.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0190989.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  7. MCCARTHY K, Fielding K, Churchyard GJ, Grant AD, et al
    Empiric tuberculosis treatment in South African primary health care facilities - for whom, where, when and why: Implications for the development of tuberculosis diagnostic tests.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0191608.
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  8. MUPFUMI L, Moyo S, Molebatsi K, Thami PK, et al
    Immunological non-response and low hemoglobin levels are predictors of incident tuberculosis among HIV-infected individuals on Truvada-based therapy in Botswana.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192030.
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  9. ZHU Z, Hao D, Wang B, Gao W, et al
    Selection of surgical treatment approaches for cervicothoracic spinal tuberculosis: A 10-year case review.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192581.
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  10. VEESA KS, John KR, Moonan PK, Kaliappan SP, et al
    Diagnostic pathways and direct medical costs incurred by new adult pulmonary tuberculosis patients prior to anti-tuberculosis treatment - Tamil Nadu, India.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0191591.
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  11. STOCKDALE L, Nash S, Nalwoga A, Painter H, et al
    Human cytomegalovirus epidemiology and relationship to tuberculosis and cardiovascular disease risk factors in a rural Ugandan cohort.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192086.
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  12. UFIMTSEVA E, Eremeeva N, Petrunina E, Umpeleva T, et al
    Ex vivo expansion of alveolar macrophages with Mycobacterium tuberculosis from the resected lungs of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0191918.
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  13. TILAHUN M, Ameni G, Desta K, Zewude A, et al
    Molecular epidemiology and drug sensitivity pattern of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated from pulmonary tuberculosis patients in and around Ambo Town, Central Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193083.
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  14. KORTHALS ALTES H, Kloet S, Cobelens F, Bootsma M, et al
    Latent tuberculosis infection in foreign-born communities: Import vs. transmission in The Netherlands derived through mathematical modelling.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192282.
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  15. GAUTAM SS, Mac Aogain M, Cooley LA, Haug G, et al
    Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in Tasmania and genomic characterisation of its first known multi-drug resistant case.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192351.
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  16. TIWARI V, Kedia S, Garg SK, Rampal R, et al
    CD4+ CD25+ FOXP3+ T cell frequency in the peripheral blood is a biomarker that distinguishes intestinal tuberculosis from Crohn's disease.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193433.
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  17. BISALLAH CI, Rampal L, Lye MS, Mohd Sidik S, et al
    Effectiveness of health education intervention in improving knowledge, attitude, and practices regarding Tuberculosis among HIV patients in General Hospital Minna, Nigeria - A randomized control trial.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192276.
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  18. DUDLEY L, Mukinda F, Dyers R, Marais F, et al
    Mind the gap! Risk factors for poor continuity of care of TB patients discharged from a hospital in the Western Cape, South Africa.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0190258.
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  19. BOJOVIC O, Medenica M, Zivkovic D, Rakocevic B, et al
    Factors associated with patient and health system delays in diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis in Montenegro, 2015-2016.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193997.
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  20. PEREIRA GR, Barbosa MS, Dias NJD, Almeida CPB, et al
    Impact of introduction of Xpert MTB/RIF test on tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis in a city with high TB incidence in Brazil.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193988.
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  21. BASTARD M, Sanchez-Padilla E, du Cros P, Khamraev AK, et al
    Outcomes of HIV-infected versus HIV-non-infected patients treated for drug-resistance tuberculosis: Multicenter cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193491.
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  22. RIVIERE J, Le Strat Y, Hendrikx P, Dufour B, et al
    Perceptions and acceptability of some stakeholders about the bovine tuberculosis surveillance system for wildlife (Sylvatub) in France.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0194447.
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  23. MUNRO-ROJAS D, Fernandez-Morales E, Zarrabal-Meza J, Martinez-Cazares MT, et al
    Genetic diversity of drug and multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis circulating in Veracruz, Mexico.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193626.
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  24. LA MANNA MP, Orlando V, Li Donni P, Sireci G, et al
    Identification of plasma biomarkers for discrimination between tuberculosis infection/disease and pulmonary non tuberculosis disease.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192664.
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  25. BLANCO-GUILLOT F, Castaneda-Cediel ML, Cruz-Hervert P, Ferreyra-Reyes L, et al
    Genotyping and spatial analysis of pulmonary tuberculosis and diabetes cases in the state of Veracruz, Mexico.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193911.
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  26. DANGISSO MH, Woldesemayat EM, Datiko DG, Lindtjorn B, et al
    Long-term outcome of smear-positive tuberculosis patients after initiation and completion of treatment: A ten-year retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193396.
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  27. SEIPONE ID, Singh R, Patel VB, Singh A, et al
    Tuberculous meningitis is associated with higher cerebrospinal HIV-1 viral loads compared to other HIV-1-associated meningitides.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192060.
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  28. WANGARI IM, Stone L
    Backward bifurcation and hysteresis in models of recurrent tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0194256.
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  29. ESHETIE S, Gizachew M, Alebel A, van Soolingen D, et al
    Tuberculosis treatment outcomes in Ethiopia from 2003 to 2016, and impact of HIV co-infection and prior drug exposure: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0194675.
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  30. ASHHURST AS, Parumasivam T, Chan JGY, Lin LCW, et al
    PLGA particulate subunit tuberculosis vaccines promote humoral and Th17 responses but do not enhance control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0194620.
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  31. STOCKBRIDGE EL, Miller TL, Carlson EK, Ho C, et al
    Private sector tuberculosis prevention in the US: Characteristics associated with interferon-gamma release assay or tuberculin skin testing.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193432.
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  32. TAKAKI K, Ramakrishnan L, Basu S
    A zebrafish model for ocular tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0194982.
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  33. DENNIS EM, Hao Y, Tamambang M, Roshan TN, et al
    Tuberculosis during pregnancy in the United States: Racial/ethnic disparities in pregnancy complications and in-hospital death.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0194836.
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  34. NOGUEIRA BMF, Rolla VC, Akrami KM, Kiene SM, et al
    Factors associated with tuberculosis treatment delay in patients co-infected with HIV in a high prevalence area in Brazil.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0195409.
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  35. KONIG WALLES J, Tesfaye F, Jansson M, Tolera Balcha T, et al
    Performance of QuantiFERON-TB Gold Plus for detection of latent tuberculosis infection in pregnant women living in a tuberculosis- and HIV-endemic setting.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193589.
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  36. JAJOU R, Neeling A, Hunen RV, Vries G, et al
    Epidemiological links between tuberculosis cases identified twice as efficiently by whole genome sequencing than conventional molecular typing: A population-based study.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0195413.
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  37. QUAGLIO G, Pizzol D, Bortolani A, Manenti F, et al
    Breast tuberculosis in men: A systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0194766.
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  38. PARMAR MM, Sachdeva KS, Dewan PK, Rade K, et al
    Unacceptable treatment outcomes and associated factors among India's initial cohorts of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) patients under the revised national TB control programme (2007-2011): Evidence leading to policy enhancement.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0193903.
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  39. HUDSON M, Rutherford GW, Weiser S, Fair E, et al
    Linking private, for-profit providers to public sector services for HIV and tuberculosis co-infected patients: A systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0194960.
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  40. CHAMIE G, Kato-Maeda M, Emperador DM, Wandera B, et al
    Spatial overlap links seemingly unconnected genotype-matched TB cases in rural Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0192666.
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  41. SHEWADE HD, Kokane AM, Singh AR, Parmar M, et al
    Provider reported barriers and solutions to improve testing among tuberculosis patients 'eligible for drug susceptibility test': A qualitative study from programmatic setting in India.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0196162.
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  42. HELLA J, Cercamondi CI, Mhimbira F, Sasamalo M, et al
    Anemia in tuberculosis cases and household controls from Tanzania: Contribution of disease, coinfections, and the role of hepcidin.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0195985.
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  43. DANGISSO MH, Woldesemayat EM, Datiko DG, Lindtjorn B, et al
    Correction: Long-term outcome of smear-positive tuberculosis patients after initiation and completion of treatment: A ten-year retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0196432.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  44. KIM SJ, Ye S, Ha E, Chun EM, et al
    Association of body mass index with incident tuberculosis in Korea.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0195104.
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  45. WU W, Yang M, Xu M, Ding C, et al
    Diagnostic delay and mortality of active tuberculosis in patients after kidney transplantation in a tertiary care hospital in China.
    PLoS One. 2018;13:e0195695.
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    January 2017
  46. TORNACK J, Reece ST, Bauer WM, Vogelzang A, et al
    Human and Mouse Hematopoietic Stem Cells Are a Depot for Dormant Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169119.
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  47. LAI HH, Lai YJ, Yen YF
    Association of Body Mass Index with Timing of Death during Tuberculosis Treatment.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0170104.
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  48. SARIKO M, Anderson C, Mujaga BS, Gratz J, et al
    Evaluation of the Antibody in Lymphocyte Supernatant Assay to Detect Active Tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169118.
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  49. PANDEY P, Pant ND, Rijal KR, Shrestha B, et al
    Diagnostic Accuracy of GeneXpert MTB/RIF Assay in Comparison to Conventional Drug Susceptibility Testing Method for the Diagnosis of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169798.
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  50. XIA H, Zheng Y, Zhao B, van den Hof S, et al
    Assessment of a 96-Well Plate Assay of Quantitative Drug Susceptibility Testing for Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Complex in China.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169413.
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  51. SERRANO M, Elguezabal N, Sevilla IA, Geijo MV, et al
    Tuberculosis Detection in Paratuberculosis Vaccinated Calves: New Alternatives against Interference.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169735.
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  52. MWANSA-KAMBAFWILE J, Maitshotlo B, Black A
    Microbiologically Confirmed Tuberculosis: Factors Associated with Pre-Treatment Loss to Follow-Up, and Time to Treatment Initiation.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0168659.
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  53. SHARMA SK, Vashishtha R, Chauhan LS, Sreenivas V, et al
    Comparison of TST and IGRA in Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis Infection in a High TB-Burden Setting.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169539.
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  54. KHARE G, Nangpal P, Tyagi AK
    Differential Roles of Iron Storage Proteins in Maintaining the Iron Homeostasis in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169545.
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  55. ANDRE E, Lufungulo Bahati Y, Mulume Musafiri E, Bahati Rusumba O, et al
    Prediction of Under-Detection of Paediatric Tuberculosis in the Democratic Republic of Congo: Experience of Six Years in the South-Kivu Province.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169014.
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  56. KHANAL S, Elsey H, King R, Baral SC, et al
    Development of a Patient-Centred, Psychosocial Support Intervention for Multi-Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) Care in Nepal.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0167559.
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  57. LOPEZ-VARELA E, L Garcia-Basteiro A, Augusto OJ, Fraile O, et al
    High Rates of Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria Isolation in Mozambican Children with Presumptive Tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169757.
    PubMed     Text format     Abstract available


  58. CHEN MY, Lo YC, Chen WC, Wang KF, et al
    Recurrence after Successful Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Taiwan.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0170980.
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  59. FU Y, Xu X, Xue J, Duan W, et al
    Deregulated lncRNAs in B Cells from Patients with Active Tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0170712.
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  60. GORMLEY E, Ni Bhuachalla D, O'Keeffe J, Murphy D, et al
    Oral Vaccination of Free-Living Badgers (Meles meles) with Bacille Calmette Guerin (BCG) Vaccine Confers Protection against Tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0168851.
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  61. SUN Y, Harley D, Vally H, Sleigh A, et al
    Impact of Multidrug Resistance on Tuberculosis Recurrence and Long-Term Outcome in China.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0168865.
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  62. HUHNS M, Erbersdobler A, Obliers A, Ropenack P, et al
    Identification of HPV Types and Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Complex in Historical Long-Term Preserved Formalin Fixed Tissues in Different Human Organs.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0170353.
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  63. XU Z, Xiao T, Li Y, Yang K, et al
    Reasons for Non-Enrollment in Treatment among Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Patients in Hunan Province, China.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0170718.
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  64. MORISHITA F, Garfin AM, Lew W, Oh KH, et al
    Bringing state-of-the-art diagnostics to vulnerable populations: The use of a mobile screening unit in active case finding for tuberculosis in Palawan, the Philippines.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0171310.
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  65. ZHANG Z, Ordonez AA, Smith-Jones P, Wang H, et al
    The biodistribution of 5-[18F]fluoropyrazinamide in Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected mice determined by positron emission tomography.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0170871.
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  66. EBERS A, Stroup S, Mpagama S, Kisonga R, et al
    Determination of plasma concentrations of levofloxacin by high performance liquid chromatography for use at a multidrug-resistant tuberculosis hospital in Tanzania.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0170663.
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  67. MACHOVA I, Hubalek M, Lepsik M, Bednarova L, et al
    The Role of Cysteine Residues in Catalysis of Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxykinase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0170373.
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  68. ALENE KA, Viney K, McBryde ES, Clements AC, et al
    Spatial patterns of multidrug resistant tuberculosis and relationships to socio-economic, demographic and household factors in northwest Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0171800.
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  69. REYNAUD Y, Zheng C, Wu G, Sun Q, et al
    Bayesian population structure analysis reveals presence of phylogeographically specific sublineages within previously ill-defined T group of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0171584.
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  70. HUNDIE GB, Woldemeskel D, Gessesse A
    Correction: Evaluation of Direct Colorimetric MTT Assay for Rapid Detection of Rifampicin and Isoniazid Resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0171964.
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  71. LA MANNA MP, Orlando V, Dieli F, Di Carlo P, et al
    Quantitative and qualitative profiles of circulating monocytes may help identifying tuberculosis infection and disease stages.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0171358.
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  72. NAIDOO P, Dunbar R, Caldwell J, Lombard C, et al
    Has universal screening with Xpert(R) MTB/RIF increased the proportion of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis cases diagnosed in a routine operational setting?
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0172143.
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  73. VLUGGEN C, Soetaert K, Groenen G, Wanlin M, et al
    Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in Brussels, 2010-2013.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0172554.
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  74. GHIELMETTI G, Scherrer S, Friedel U, Frei D, et al
    Epidemiological tracing of bovine tuberculosis in Switzerland, multilocus variable number of tandem repeat analysis of Mycobacterium bovis and Mycobacterium caprae.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0172474.
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  75. MARIN D, Marin N, Del Corral H, Lopez L, et al
    PPD-induced monocyte mitochondrial damage is associated with a protective effect to develop tuberculosis in BCG vaccinated individuals: A cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0171930.
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  76. NABETA P, Havumaki J, Ha DT, Caceres T, et al
    Feasibility of the TBDx automated digital microscopy system for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173092.
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  77. HERMOSILLA S, You P, Aifah A, Abildayev T, et al
    Identifying risk factors associated with smear positivity of pulmonary tuberculosis in Kazakhstan.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0172942.
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  78. JIANG TT, Shi LY, Wei LL, Li X, et al
    Serum amyloid A, protein Z, and C4b-binding protein beta chain as new potential biomarkers for pulmonary tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173304.
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  79. LEE HJ, Lee DG, Choi SM, Park SH, et al
    The demanding attention of tuberculosis in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients: High incidence compared with general population.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173250.
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  80. KENDALL EA, Azman AS, Cobelens FG, Dowdy DW, et al
    MDR-TB treatment as prevention: The projected population-level impact of expanded treatment for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0172748.
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  81. SHARPE SA, White AD, Sibley L, Gleeson F, et al
    An aerosol challenge model of tuberculosis in Mauritian cynomolgus macaques.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0171906.
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  82. OJO OB, Lougue S, Woldegerima WA
    Bayesian generalized linear mixed modeling of Tuberculosis using informative priors.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0172580.
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  83. CLAASSENS MM, van Schalkwyk C, Floyd S, Ayles H, et al
    Symptom screening rules to identify active pulmonary tuberculosis: Findings from the Zambian South African Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS Reduction (ZAMSTAR) trial prevalence surveys.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0172881.
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  84. ALMEIDA FM, Ventura TL, Amaral EP, Ribeiro SC, et al
    Hypervirulent Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain triggers necrotic lung pathology associated with enhanced recruitment of neutrophils in resistant C57BL/6 mice.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173715.
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  85. SHARMA S, Ryndak MB, Aggarwal AN, Yadav R, et al
    Transcriptome analysis of mycobacteria in sputum samples of pulmonary tuberculosis patients.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173508.
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  86. PATHMANATHAN I, Dokubo EK, Shiraishi RW, Agolory SG, et al
    Incidence and predictors of tuberculosis among HIV-infected adults after initiation of antiretroviral therapy in Nigeria, 2004-2012.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173309.
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  87. DROZNIN M, Johnson A, Johnson AM
    Multidrug resistant tuberculosis in prisons located in former Soviet countries: A systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0174373.
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  88. KARAT AS, Tlali M, Fielding KL, Charalambous S, et al
    Measuring mortality due to HIV-associated tuberculosis among adults in South Africa: Comparing verbal autopsy, minimally-invasive autopsy, and research data.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0174097.
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  89. ZHOU Y, van den Hof S, Wang S, Pang Y, et al
    Association between genotype and drug resistance profiles of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains circulating in China in a national drug resistance survey.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0174197.
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  90. FAN L, Shen H, Huang H, Yang R, et al
    Impairment of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in blood cells of patients with severe cavitary pulmonary tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0172549.
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  91. MOORES A, Riesco AB, Schwenk S, Arnvig KB, et al
    Expression, maturation and turnover of DrrS, an unusually stable, DosR regulated small RNA in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0174079.
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  92. VIDYARTHI A, Khan N, Agnihotri T, Siddiqui KF, et al
    Antibody response against PhoP efficiently discriminates among healthy individuals, tuberculosis patients and their contacts.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173769.
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  93. ADANE K, Spigt M, Johanna L, Noortje D, et al
    Tuberculosis knowledge, attitudes, and practices among northern Ethiopian prisoners: Implications for TB control efforts.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0174692.
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  94. CUI Z, Lin M, Nie S, Lan R, et al
    Risk factors associated with Tuberculosis (TB) among people living with HIV/AIDS: A pair-matched case-control study in Guangxi, China.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173976.
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  95. HONG EP, Go MJ, Kim HL, Park JW, et al
    Risk prediction of pulmonary tuberculosis using genetic and conventional risk factors in adult Korean population.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0174642.
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  96. KIM C, Park SH, Oh SY, Kim SS, et al
    Comparison of chest CT findings in nontuberculous mycobacterial diseases vs. Mycobacterium tuberculosis lung disease in HIV-negative patients with cavities.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0174240.
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  97. HAVUMAKI J, Hillemann D, Ismail N, Omar SV, et al
    Comparative accuracy of the REBA MTB MDR and Hain MTBDRplus line probe assays for the detection of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: A multicenter, non-inferiority study.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0173804.
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  98. LOPEZ-VARELA E, Garcia-Basteiro AL, Augusto OJ, Fraile O, et al
    Correction: High Rates of Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria Isolation in Mozambican Children with Presumptive Tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2017;12:e0175613.
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