Epidemiology of antituberculosis drug resistance (the Global Project on Anti-tuberculosis Drug Resistance Surveillance): an updated analysis Institute of Tropical Medicine
Impact of psychological profile on drug adherence and drug resistance in patients with apparently treatment-resistant hypertension KU Leuven
High prevalence of drug resistance in animal trypanosomes without a history of drug exposure Institute of Tropical Medicine
Metabolic adaptations of Leishmania donovani in relation to differentiation, drug resistance, and drug pressure University of Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine
Performance of microscopic observation drug susceptibility for the rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis and detection of drug resistance in Bamako, Mali Institute of Tropical Medicine
Objectives: In Mali early detection and treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis MDR-TB) are still challenging due to the cost, time and/or complexity associated with regular tests. Microscopic Observation Drug Susceptibility MODS) is a low-cost assay validated by WHO in 2010. It is a liquid-culture-based assay to detect the 'cording' characteristic of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex and to assess susceptibility to both isoniazid and ...