Activity of IQG-607, a new orally active compound in a murine model of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection

  title={Activity of IQG-607, a new orally active compound in a murine model of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection},
  author={Di{\'o}genes Santiago Santos},
  journal={BMC Proceedings},
  pages={O8 - O8}
  • D. Santos
  • Published 1 October 2014
  • Biology, Medicine
  • BMC Proceedings
Tuberculosis (TB) caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, remains a major global health concern. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), TB was responsible for the occurrence of 1.8 million deaths in 2012 [1], and currently represents the main cause of human death due to a single pathogen. Increasing HIV-TB co-infections, the emergence of multidrug-resistant (MDR) [2,3], extensively drug-resistant(XDR) [3,4], and, more recently, of totally drug resistant strains (TDR) [5] have increased… 
Activity of IQG-607, a new orally active compound, in a murine model of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection.


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