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    January 2017
  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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.
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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. 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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  28. 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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  29. 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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  30. 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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  31. 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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  32. 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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  33. 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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  34. 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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  35. 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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  36. 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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  37. 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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  38. 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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  39. 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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  40. 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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  41. 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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  42. 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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  43. 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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  44. 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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  45. 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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  46. 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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  47. 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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    January 2016
  48. KUMAR NP, Banurekha VV, Nair D, Babu S, et al
    Circulating Angiogenic Factors as Biomarkers of Disease Severity and Bacterial Burden in Pulmonary Tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146318.
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  49. ODONE A, Calderon R, Becerra MC, Zhang Z, et al
    Acquired and Transmitted Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis: The Role of Social Determinants.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146642.
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  50. POLLOCK KM, Montamat-Sicotte DJ, Grass L, Cooke GS, et al
    PD-1 Expression and Cytokine Secretion Profiles of Mycobacterium tuberculosis-Specific CD4+ T-Cell Subsets; Potential Correlates of Containment in HIV-TB Co-Infection.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146905.
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  51. GIL-SANTANA L, Almeida-Junior JL, Oliveira CA, Hickson LS, et al
    Diabetes Is Associated with Worse Clinical Presentation in Tuberculosis Patients from Brazil: A Retrospective Cohort Study.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146876.
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  52. SAID HM, Kushner N, Omar SV, Dreyer AW, et al
    A Novel Molecular Strategy for Surveillance of Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in High Burden Settings.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146106.
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  53. ZHOU C, Jiang W, Yuan L, Lu W, et al
    Access to Bacteriologic-Based Diagnosis in Smear Positive Retreatment Tuberculosis Patients in Rural China: A Cross-Sectional Study in Three Geographic Varied Provinces.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146340.
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  54. KELLY RF, Hamman SM, Morgan KL, Nkongho EF, et al
    Knowledge of Bovine Tuberculosis, Cattle Husbandry and Dairy Practices amongst Pastoralists and Small-Scale Dairy Farmers in Cameroon.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146538.
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  55. LI L, Jiang Y, Lao S, Yang B, et al
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis-Specific IL-21+IFN-gamma+CD4+ T Cells Are Regulated by IL-12.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147356.
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  56. GLASER L, Carstensen M, Shaw S, Robbe-Austerman S, et al
    Descriptive Epidemiology and Whole Genome Sequencing Analysis for an Outbreak of Bovine Tuberculosis in Beef Cattle and White-Tailed Deer in Northwestern Minnesota.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0145735.
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  57. SHI X, Zhang L, Zhang Y, Zhou B, et al
    Utility of T-Cell Interferon-gamma Release Assays for Etiological Diagnosis of Classic Fever of Unknown Origin in a High Tuberculosis Endemic Area - a pilot prospective cohort.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146879.
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  58. BIRARO IA, Kimuda S, Egesa M, Cose S, et al
    The Use of Interferon Gamma Inducible Protein 10 as a Potential Biomarker in the Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146098.
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  59. KAPATA N, Chanda-Kapata P, Ngosa W, Metitiri M, et al
    The Prevalence of Tuberculosis in Zambia: Results from the First National TB Prevalence Survey, 2013-2014.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146392.
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  60. THOMAS BE, Velayutham B, Thiruvengadam K, Nair D, et al
    Perceptions of Private Medical Practitioners on Tuberculosis Notification: A Study from Chennai, South India.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147579.
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  61. LI F, Gao B, Xu W, Chen L, et al
    The Defect in Autophagy Induction by Clinical Isolates of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Is Correlated with Poor Tuberculosis Outcomes.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147810.
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  62. ULLAH I, Javaid A, Tahir Z, Ullah O, et al
    Pattern of Drug Resistance and Risk Factors Associated with Development of Drug Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Pakistan.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147529.
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  63. WORKNEH MH, Bjune GA, Yimer SA
    Prevalence and Associated Factors of Diabetes Mellitus among Tuberculosis Patients in South-Eastern Amhara Region, Ethiopia: A Cross Sectional Study.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147621.
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  64. CAMPOS LC, Rocha MV, Willers DM, Silva DR, et al
    Characteristics of Patients with Smear-Negative Pulmonary Tuberculosis (TB) in a Region with High TB and HIV Prevalence.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147933.
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  65. THOMAS BE, Shanmugam P, Malaisamy M, Ovung S, et al
    Psycho-Socio-Economic Issues Challenging Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis Patients: A Systematic Review.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147397.
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  66. SKERRY C, Klinkenberg LG, Page KR, Karakousis PC, et al
    TLR2-Modulating Lipoproteins of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex Enhance the HIV Infectivity of CD4+ T Cells.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147192.
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  67. WOOD R, Morrow C, Barry CE 3rd, Bryden WA, et al
    Real-Time Investigation of Tuberculosis Transmission: Developing the Respiratory Aerosol Sampling Chamber (RASC).
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0146658.
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  68. ZHANG H, Ehiri J, Yang H, Tang S, et al
    Impact of Community-Based DOT on Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147744.
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  69. TYLER AD, Christianson S, Knox NC, Mabon P, et al
    Comparison of Sample Preparation Methods Used for the Next-Generation Sequencing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148676.
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  70. DAVE PV, Shah AN, Nimavat PB, Modi BB, et al
    Direct Observation of Treatment Provided by a Family Member as Compared to Non-Family Member among Children with New Tuberculosis: A Pragmatic, Non-Inferiority, Cluster-Randomized Trial in Gujarat, India.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148488.
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  71. MILANO M, Moraes MO, Rodenbusch R, Carvalho CX, et al
    Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in IL17A and IL6 Are Associated with Decreased Risk for Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Southern Brazilian Population.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147814.
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  72. SAGILI KD, Satyanarayana S, Chadha SS
    Is Knowledge Regarding Tuberculosis Associated with Stigmatising and Discriminating Attitudes of General Population towards Tuberculosis Patients? Findings from a Community Based Survey in 30 Districts of India.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147274.
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  73. DZIADEK B, Brzostek A, Grzybowski M, Fol M, et al
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis AtsG (Rv0296c), GlmU (Rv1018c) and SahH (Rv3248c) Proteins Function as the Human IL-8-Binding Effectors and Contribute to Pathogen Entry into Human Neutrophils.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148030.
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  74. QADEER E, Fatima R, Yaqoob A, Tahseen S, et al
    Population Based National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey among Adults (>15 Years) in Pakistan, 2010-2011.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148293.
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  75. BAKER BJ, Winston CA, Liu Y, France AM, et al
    Abrupt Decline in Tuberculosis among Foreign-Born Persons in the United States.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147353.
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  76. DUAN Q, Chen Z, Chen C, Zhang Z, et al
    The Prevalence of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Mainland China: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148041.
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  77. WU W, Sun X, Gao Y, Jiang J, et al
    Genome-Wide De Novo Prediction of Cis-Regulatory Binding Sites in Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148965.
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  78. XIONG W, Dong H, Wang J, Zou X, et al
    Analysis of Plasma Cytokine and Chemokine Profiles in Patients with and without Tuberculosis by Liquid Array-Based Multiplexed Immunoassays.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148885.
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  79. ZURCHER K, Ballif M, Zwahlen M, Rieder HL, et al
    Tuberculosis Mortality and Living Conditions in Bern, Switzerland, 1856-1950.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0149195.
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  80. GUPTA A, Montepiedra G, Gupte A, Zeldow B, et al
    Low Vitamin-D Levels Combined with PKP3-SIGIRR-TMEM16J Host Variants Is Associated with Tuberculosis and Death in HIV-Infected and -Exposed Infants.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148649.
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  81. MILLER AC, Nelson AK, Livchits V, Greenfield SF, et al
    Understanding HIV Risk Behavior among Tuberculosis Patients with Alcohol Use Disorders in Tomsk, Russian Federation.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0148910.
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  82. RACHLIS B, Naanyu V, Wachira J, Genberg B, et al
    Community Perceptions of Community Health Workers (CHWs) and Their Roles in Management for HIV, Tuberculosis and Hypertension in Western Kenya.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0149412.
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  83. BRONNER MURRISON L, Ananthakrishnan R, Sukumar S, Augustine S, et al
    How Do Urban Indian Private Practitioners Diagnose and Treat Tuberculosis? A Cross-Sectional Study in Chennai.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0149862.
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  84. SOUZA DE LIMA D, Morishi Ogusku M, Porto Dos Santos M, de Melo Silva CM, et al
    Alleles of HLA-DRB1*04 Associated with Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Amazon Brazilian Population.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0147543.
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  85. LAWLOR C, O'Connor G, O'Leary S, Gallagher PJ, et al
    Treatment of Mycobacterium tuberculosis-Infected Macrophages with Poly(Lactic-Co-Glycolic Acid) Microparticles Drives NFkappaB and Autophagy Dependent Bacillary Killing.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0149167.
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  86. SINGH UB, Pandey P, Mehta G, Bhatnagar AK, et al
    Genotypic, Phenotypic and Clinical Validation of GeneXpert in Extra-Pulmonary and Pulmonary Tuberculosis in India.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0149258.
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  87. MORISHITA F, Eang MT, Nishikiori N, Yadav RP, et al
    Increased Case Notification through Active Case Finding of Tuberculosis among Household and Neighbourhood Contacts in Cambodia.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0150405.
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  88. NAIDOO P, Dunbar R, Lombard C, du Toit E, et al
    Comparing Tuberculosis Diagnostic Yield in Smear/Culture and Xpert(R) MTB/RIF-Based Algorithms Using a Non-Randomised Stepped-Wedge Design.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0150487.
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  89. YIN J, Yuan J, Hu Y, Wei X, et al
    Association between Directly Observed Therapy and Treatment Outcomes in Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0150511.
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  90. MACHADO D, Pires D, Perdigao J, Couto I, et al
    Ion Channel Blockers as Antimicrobial Agents, Efflux Inhibitors, and Enhancers of Macrophage Killing Activity against Drug Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0149326.
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  91. NAIR SA, Raizada N, Sachdeva KS, Denkinger C, et al
    Factors Associated with Tuberculosis and Rifampicin-Resistant Tuberculosis amongst Symptomatic Patients in India: A Retrospective Analysis.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0150054.
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  92. GEBREZGABIHER G, Romha G, Ejeta E, Asebe G, et al
    Treatment Outcome of Tuberculosis Patients under Directly Observed Treatment Short Course and Factors Affecting Outcome in Southern Ethiopia: A Five-Year Retrospective Study.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0150560.
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  93. ADANE K, Spigt M, Ferede S, Asmelash T, et al
    Half of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Cases Were Left Undiagnosed in Prisons of the Tigray Region of Ethiopia: Implications for Tuberculosis Control.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0149453.
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  94. POLLETT S, Banner P, O'Sullivan MV, Ralph AP, et al
    Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Management of Extra-Pulmonary Tuberculosis in a Low-Prevalence Country: A Four Year Retrospective Study in an Australian Tertiary Infectious Diseases Unit.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0149372.
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  95. GUO Q, Pan Y, Yang Z, Liu R, et al
    Epidemiology and Clinical Characteristics of Pediatric Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Chongqing, China.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0151303.
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  96. SCHUMACHER SG, Sohn H, Qin ZZ, Gore G, et al
    Impact of Molecular Diagnostics for Tuberculosis on Patient-Important Outcomes: A Systematic Review of Study Methodologies.
    PLoS One. 2016;11:e0151073.
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