Evaluation of quantiferon-tb gold plus for predicting incident tuberculosis among recent contacts: A prospective cohort study

Rishi K. Gupta*, Heinke Kunst, Marc Lipman, Mahdad Noursadeghi, Charlotte Jackson, Jo Southern, Ambreen Imran, Stefan Lozewicz, Ibrahim Abubakar

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)646-650
Number of pages5
JournalAnnals of the American Thoracic Society
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2020

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This article is open access and distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/ 4.0/). Supported by the UK National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) (DRF-2018-11-ST2-004 to R.K.G., and SRF-2011-04-001 and NF-SI-0616-10037 to I.A.). M.N. is supported by the Wellcome Trust (207511/Z/17/Z) and by NIHR Biomedical Research Funding to University of College London and University College London Hospitals. This paper presents independent research supported by the NIHR. The views expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the National Health Service, the NIHR, or the Department of Health and Social Care.

Funding Information:
Supported by the National Cancer Institute (grants R35CA197730 and R21CA218313), the National Institute on Aging (grant T32AG049666), and the National Institute of Nursing Research (grant R21NR018693).

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