Researcher puts TB screening to the test

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26th Oct 2009
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Researcher puts TB screening to the test

New findings by UCT’s Dr Richard van Zyl-Smit could up-end some widely-held tenets of tuberculosis testing. Based at the Lung Infection and Immunity Unit, Van Zyl-Smit, 36, argues for a new TB-testing regime in a paper published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, aka the Blue Journal.

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