Usefulness of molecular techniques to identify ongoing tuberculosis transmission in Saudi Arabia.

@article{AlHajoj2007UsefulnessOM,
  title={Usefulness of molecular techniques to identify ongoing tuberculosis transmission in Saudi Arabia.},
  author={Sahal Al-Hajoj and Viqaruddin K Mohammed and Abdullah Abdulrahman Al-Hokail},
  journal={Saudi medical journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={268-70}
}
This study represents the first time that molecular tracing techniques have been used to identify patterns of tuberculosis TB infection in Saudi Arabia. The 2 strains were isolated from a socio-economically advantage family who share a number of common facilities including a car and a driver. There are several factors that may play vital roles in on-going… CONTINUE READING