Understanding the role of repeat testing and reproducibility of interferon-gamma release assays for

Location

Canada, Canada

Dates

10/01/2013 - 09/01/2015

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

We have developed a Markov model of serial IGRA testing to help improve testing algorithms with TST vs. IGRA in low-risk populations such as healthcare workers.

Projects

Statins as adjunctive host-directed therapy...

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Options for Patient-Centered Delivery of...

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FlexDx-TB: A flexible, user-friendly model of...

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A Comprehensive Snapshot of Tuberculosis...

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