At the triple border Brazil/Paraguay/Argentina there is easy mobility from one city to another for economic and tourism activities. This constant and fast population mobility is mainly to visit Iguazu Falls, in the Iguazu River, on the border of the Brazilian state of Paraná and the Argentina. As the incidence of tuberculosis is high in this… (More)
The susceptibility of rapidly growing mycobacteria (RGM) to linezolid and ciprofloxacin was evaluated by using resazurin as a growth indicator. The assay with resazurin supplemented medium performed as well as its addition to the medium at reading time and was efficient for the determination for the susceptibility profile in RGM.