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TitleAcquisition of cross-resistance to Bedaquiline and Clofazimine following treatment for Tuberculosis in Pakistan
Study TypeOther
Abstract We report on the first six cases of acquired resistance to bedaquiline in Pakistan.  Seventy sequential culture isolates from 30 drug-resistant tuberculosis patients on bedaquiline-containing regimen were tested for minimum inhibitory concentration(MIC) and whole genome sequencing. An increase in MI .. [more]
Description We report on the first six cases of acquired resistance to bedaquiline in Pakistan.  Seventy sequential culture isolates from 30 drug-resistant tuberculosis patients on bedaquiline-containing regimen were tested for minimum inhibitory concentration(MIC) and whole genome sequencing. An increase in MI .. [more]
Center NameSAN RAFFAELE RESEARCH INSTITUTE