Genetic diversity of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex in San Luis Potosí, México

  title={Genetic diversity of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex in San Luis Potos{\'i}, M{\'e}xico},
  author={Estela L{\'o}pez-Rocha and Julio Ju{\'a}rez-{\'A}lvarez and Lina R Riego-Ruiz and Leonor Enciso-Moreno and Francisco Ortega-Aguilar and Juli{\'a}n Hern{\'a}ndez-Nieto and Jos{\'e} Antonio Enciso-Moreno and Rub{\'e}n L{\'o}pez-Revilla},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
Although epidemiologic and socioeconomic criteria and biomedical risk factors indicate high-priority for tuberculosis (TB) control in Mexico, molecular epidemiology studies of the disease in the country are scarce. Complete sociodemographic and clinical data were obtained from 248 of the 432 pulmonary TB (PTB) cases confirmed from 2006 to 2010 on the population under epidemiological surveillance in the state of San Luis Potosí, México. From most PTB cases with complete data Mycobacterium… CONTINUE READING


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