tuberculosis

Multiple microbiologic tests for tuberculosis improve diagnostic yield of bronchoscopy in medically complex patients

AAS Open Research | Vol. 2 Issue 25

  • Dilshaad Fakey Khan, Moosa Suleman, Prinita Baijnath, Rubeshan Perumal, Vedanthi Moodley, Zoey Mhlane, Taryn Naidoo, Thumbi Ndung'u, Emily B. Wong

High incidence of tuberculosis in the first year of antiretroviral therapy in the Botswana National antiretroviral therapy programme between 2011 and 2015

AIDS | Vol.33 Issue15 Pages 2415-2422

  • Mupfumi L, Moyo S, Shin SS, Wang Q, Zetola N, Molebatsi K, Nnawa J, Kgwaadira BT, Bewlay L, Chebani T, Iketleng T, Mogashoa T, Makhema J, Musonda RM, Essex M, Kasvosve I, Gaseitsiwe S

A population of proinflammatory TRAV12+ CD8+ T cells including oligoclonal expansions of MAIT cells is enriched in the airways

Communications Biology | Vol.2 Issue 203

  • Emily B. Wong, Marielle C. Gold, Erin W. Meermeier, Bongiwe Z. Xulu,Sharon Khuzwayo, Zuri A. Sullivan, Eisa Mahyari, Zoe Rogers, Hénrik Kløverpris, Prabhat K. Sharma,Aneta H. Worley, Umesh Lalloo, Prinita Baijnath, Anish Ambaram, Leon Naidoo
  • Moosa Suleman,Rajhmun Madansein, James E. McLaren, Kristin Ladell, Kelly L. Miners, David A. Price,Samuel M. Behar, Morten Nielsen, Victoria O. Kasprowicz, Alasdair Leslie, William R. Bishai, Thumbi Ndung’u, David M. Lewinsohn

A population of pro-inflammatory TRAV1-2+ CD8+ T-cells including oligoconal expansions of MAIT cells is enriched in the airways in human tuberculosis

Computational Biology

  • Marielle C. Gold, Erin W. Meermeier, Bongiwe Z. Xulu, Sharon Khuzwayo, Zuri A. Sullivan, Eisa Mahyari, Zoe Rogers, Henrik Kloverpris, Prabhat K. Sharma, Aneta H. Worley, Umesh Lalloo, Prinita Baijnath, Anish Ambaram, Leon Naidoo, Moosa Suleman
  • Rajhmun Madansein, James E. McLaren, Kristin Ladell, Kelly L. Miners, David A. Price, Samuel M. Behar, Morten Nielsen, Victoria O. Kasprowicz, Alasdair Leslie, William R. Bishai, Thumbi Ndung’u, David M. Lewinsohn

Vitamin D: The Unsought Solution to the TB Pandemic

Medical Journal of Zambia | Vol.46 Issue 1 Pages 71-73

  • Patrick Lungu, Peter Mwaba

Cellular Architecture of Spinal Granulomas and the Immunological Response in Tuberculosis Patients Coinfected with HIV

Frontiers in Immunology | Vol.8

  • Bhattacharya D
  • Danaviah S
  • Muema DM
  • Akilimali NA
  • Moodley P
  • Ndung'u T
  • Das G

Tuberculous meningitis is associated with higher cerebrospinal HIV-1 viral loads compared to other HIV-1-associated meningitides

Plos One

  • Ikanyeng D. Seipone
  • Ravesh Singh
  • Vinod B. Patel
  • Avashna Singh
  • Michelle L. Gordon
  • Daniel M. Muema
  • Keertan Dheda
  • Thumbi Ndung’u

Immunological non-response and low hemoglobin levels are predictors of incident tuberculosis among HIV-infected individuals on Truvada-based therapy in Botswana

Plos One

  • Lucy Mupfumi
  • Sikhulile Moyo
  • Kesaobaka Molebatsi
  • Prisca K. Thami
  • Motswedi Anderson
  • Tuelo Mogashoa
  • Thato Iketleng
  • Joseph Makhema
  • Ric Marlink
  • Ishmael Kasvosve
  • Max Essex
  • Rosemary M. Musonda
  • Simani Gaseitsiwe

Evaluation of a synthetic peptide for the detection of anti-Mycobacterium tuberculosis curli pili IgG antibodies in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis

Elsevier Tuberculosis | Vol. 109, Pages 80-84

  • Natasha Naidoo
  • Balakrishna Pillay
  • Martin Bubb
  • Alexander Pym
  • Thamsanqa Chiliza
  • Kogieleum Naidoo
  • Thumbi Ndung'u
  • Victoria Kasprowicz
  • Manormoney Pillay