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

ICOHRTA Training Program (Fogarty)

International Clinical, Operational, and Health Services Research Award (ICOHRTA) training program. A training program that...

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Impact of diabetes on TB treatment outcomes...

This is a study to prospectively enroll and follow TB patients co-infected with diabetes and TB patients without diabetes...

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Modeling the impact of spatially targeted TB...

We have developed transmission models to understand the impact of TB vaccination strategies that target hotspots of...

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The role of cell wall lipids in pathogenesis...

This study will use a combination of transcriptional, lipidomic, genetic, and imaging techniques to investigate whether...

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Statins as Adjunctive, Host-Directed Therapy...

The goal of this study is to investigate the potential utility of pravastatin as an adjunctive, host-directed therapy for...

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