Drug resistance and genotypes of strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from human immunodeficiency virus-infected and non-infected tuberculosis patients in Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil.

@article{Baptista2002DrugRA,
  title={Drug resistance and genotypes of strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from human immunodeficiency virus-infected and non-infected tuberculosis patients in Bauru, S{\~a}o Paulo, Brazil.},
  author={Ida Maria Foschiani Dias Baptista and Maran{\'i}bia Aparecida Cardoso Oelemann and Diltor Vladimir de Ara{\'u}jo Opromolla and Philip Noel Suffys},
  journal={Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz},
  year={2002},
  volume={97 8},
  pages={1147-52}
}
Little is known about transmission and drug resistance of tuberculosis (TB) in Bauru, State of S o Paulo. The objective of this study was to evaluate risk factors for transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains in this area. Strains were collected from patients attended at ambulatory services in the region and susceptibility towards the main first… CONTINUE READING