Defining the 'survivasome' of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Lamichhane, Gyanu; Bishai, William
March 2007
Nature Medicine;Mar2007, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p280
Academic Journal
The article investigates Mycobacterium tuberculosis persistence despite the availability of drugs that than can stably cure it by researchers from Baltimore, Maryland. Identification of drug targets in M. tuberculosis has been a challenge for researchers. However, high-throughput mutagenesis with transposons together with microarray-based genome and transcriptome profiling has begun to meet this challenge.


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