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Published: 28 July 2017

Authors: Professor Lutz Beckert

In this issue:

  •  TB in UK healthcare workers 
  • Automated chest x-ray reading for TB screening 
  • Active TB risk in patients with latent TB in the Netherlands 
  • Prevalence of latent TB in the US 
  • Adenovirus-35 TB vaccine in active or prior TB 
  • SP110b controls host immunity and TB susceptibility 
  • Expectations for the WHO 9-month MDR-TB regimen 
  • Bedaquiline-containing regimens for MDR- and XDR-TB 
  • Natural history of M. avium complex lung disease 
  • Inhaled liposomal amikacin for nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease