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  1. A chromosome 5q31.1 locus associates with tuberculin skin test reactivity in HIV-positive individuals from tuberculosis

    Plosgenetics.org - Science 06.19 / 22:08 plosgenetics.org
    by Rafal S. Sobota, Catherine M. Stein, Nuri Kodaman, Isaac Maro, Wendy Wieland-Alter, Robert P. Igo Jr., Albert Magohe, LaShaunda L. Malone, Keith Chervenak, Noemi B. Hall, Mecky Matee, Harriet Mayanja-Kizza, Moses Joloba, Jason H. Moore, William K. Scott, Timothy Lahey, W. Henry Boom, C. Fordham von Reyn, Scott M. Williams, Giorgio Sirugo One in three people has been infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB), and the risk for MTB infection in HIV-infected individuals is even…