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Prospects and challenges of a new live tuberculosis vaccine.

Lancet Respir Med 2019 Sep 12;7(9):723-725. Epub 2019 Aug 12.

Department of Medicine and Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(19)30277-2DOI Listing
September 2019

Factors Associated With Sputum Culture-Negative vs Culture-Positive Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis.

JAMA Netw Open 2019 02 1;2(2):e187617. Epub 2019 Feb 1.

Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.7617DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6484588PMC
February 2019

Updates on antibody functions in Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and their relevance for developing a vaccine against tuberculosis.

Curr Opin Immunol 2018 08 12;53:30-37. Epub 2018 Apr 12.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, United States; Center for Cooperative Research bioGUNE (CICbioGUNE), Bizkaia Technology Park, 48160 Derio, Bizkaia, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coi.2018.04.004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6141321PMC
August 2018

Utilization and Clinical Value of Diagnostic Modalities for Tuberculosis in a High HIV Prevalence Setting.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 08 7;99(2):317-322. Epub 2018 Jun 7.

Department of Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0965DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6090324PMC
August 2018

Multiplexed Nucleic Acid Programmable Protein Arrays.

Theranostics 2017 20;7(16):4057-4070. Epub 2017 Sep 20.

The Virginia G. Piper Center for Personalized Diagnostics, Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7150/thno.20151DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5667425PMC
June 2018

Clinical and Radiographic Manifestations of Sputum Culture-Negative Pulmonary Tuberculosis.

PLoS One 2015 8;10(10):e0140003. Epub 2015 Oct 8.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America; Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0140003PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4598139PMC
May 2016

B cells and antibodies in the defense against Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection.

Immunol Rev 2015 Mar;264(1):167-81

Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imr.12276DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4629253PMC
March 2015

National trends in benign pulmonary resections: association with CT and PET imaging.

Chest 2015 Feb;147(2):e61-e62

Department of Radiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefi ore Medical Center, Bronx, NY; Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefi ore Medical Center, Bronx, NY. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.14-2423DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4314825PMC
February 2015

The role of B cells and humoral immunity in Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection.

Semin Immunol 2014 Dec 28;26(6):588-600. Epub 2014 Oct 28.

Departments of Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA; Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.smim.2014.10.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4314354PMC
December 2014

Role of B cells and antibodies in acquired immunity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med 2014 Oct 9;5(3):a018432. Epub 2014 Oct 9.

Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461 Departments of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/cshperspect.a018432DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4355258PMC
October 2014

Immunogenicity of mycobacterial vesicles in humans: identification of a new tuberculosis antibody biomarker.

Tuberculosis (Edinb) 2013 Jul 2;93(4):448-55. Epub 2013 Apr 2.

Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tube.2013.03.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3681920PMC
July 2013

Antibody-mediated immunity against tuberculosis: implications for vaccine development.

Cell Host Microbe 2013 Mar;13(3):250-62

Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chom.2013.02.009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3759397PMC
March 2013

Antibody responses to mycobacterial antigens in children with tuberculosis: challenges and potential diagnostic value.

Clin Vaccine Immunol 2012 Dec 24;19(12):1898-906. Epub 2012 Oct 24.

Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/CVI.00501-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3535867PMC
December 2012

The tuberculosis and HIV epidemic in South Africa and the KwaZulu-Natal Research Institute for Tuberculosis and HIV.

J Infect Dis 2011 Nov;204 Suppl 4:S1099-101

Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT, and Harvard, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02129, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jir414DOI Listing
November 2011

Incipient and subclinical tuberculosis: defining early disease states in the context of host immune response.

J Infect Dis 2011 Nov;204 Suppl 4:S1179-86

Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jir451DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3192549PMC
November 2011

Correlation between serum and plasma antibody titers to mycobacterial antigens.

Clin Vaccine Immunol 2011 Jan 3;18(1):173-5. Epub 2010 Nov 3.

Graduate Division of Biomedical Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/CVI.00325-10DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3019788PMC
January 2011

Candida infections of the genitourinary tract.

Clin Microbiol Rev 2010 Apr;23(2):253-73

Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Ullmann 1223, Bronx, NY 10461, USA.

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http://cmr.asm.org/cgi/doi/10.1128/CMR.00076-09
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/CMR.00076-09DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2863365PMC
April 2010

Ethical considerations about reporting research results with potential for further stigmatization of undocumented immigrants.

Clin Infect Dis 2009 May;48(9):1250-3

Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/597587DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2773182PMC
May 2009

Differences in clinical presentation among persons with pulmonary tuberculosis: a comparison of documented and undocumented foreign-born versus US-born persons.

Clin Infect Dis 2008 Nov;47(10):1277-83

Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/592572DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2746906PMC
November 2008

Immunological options for the treatment of tuberculosis: evaluation of novel therapeutic approaches.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2007 Jun;5(3):461-74

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14787210.5.3.461DOI Listing
June 2007

Combined use of serum and urinary antibody for diagnosis of tuberculosis.

J Infect Dis 2003 Aug 15;188(3):371-7. Epub 2003 Jul 15.

Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/376532DOI Listing
August 2003