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Current immunodiagnostic tests for tuberculosis (TB) encompass humoral immunity-based tests, the widely available tuberculin skin test (TST) and interferon-gamma (IFN-?) release assays (IGRAs) as well as other measures of host response (transcriptomics and proteomics) (see Table 6.1).

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Book title

Clinical Tuberculosis, Fifth Edition

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95 - 110