Publications





Development of the food supplement Nyaditum resae as a new tool to reduce the risk of tuberculosis development.
Int J Mycobacteriol 2016 Dec 14;5 Suppl 1:S101-S102. Epub 2016 Nov 14.
Unitat de Tuberculosi Experimental, Institut Germans Trias i Pujol (IGTP), CIBERES, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Badalona, Catalonia, Spain. Electronic address:

Diabetes Reduces the Rate of Sputum Culture Conversion in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.
Open Forum Infect Dis 2016 Sep 16;3(3):ofw126. Epub 2016 Jun 16.
Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Georgia State University; Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

Macronutrient intake and body composition changes during anti-tuberculosis therapy in adults.
Clin Nutr 2016 Feb 26;35(1):205-12. Epub 2015 Feb 26.
Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Nutrition and Health Sciences Graduate Program, Laney Graduate School, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States; Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, United States; Center for Clinical and Molecular Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States. Electronic address:

High-throughput mycobacterial interspersed repetitive-unit-variable-number tandem-repeat genotyping for Mycobacterium tuberculosis epidemiological studies.
J Clin Microbiol 2015 Feb 26;53(2):498-503. Epub 2014 Nov 26.
Laboratoire des Pathogènes Emergents (LPE), Fondation Mérieux-Centre International de Recherche en Infectiologie (CIRI), Lyon, France.


A culture-specific nutrient intake assessment instrument in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis.
Clin Nutr 2013 Dec 5;32(6):1023-8. Epub 2013 Mar 5.
Doctoral Program in Nutrition and Health Sciences, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Laney Graduate School, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.


Diabetes mellitus, smoking status, and rate of sputum culture conversion in patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: a cohort study from the country of Georgia.
PLoS One 2014 15;9(4):e94890. Epub 2014 Apr 15.
Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

Cavitary penetration of levofloxacin among patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015 16;59(6):3149-55. Epub 2015 Mar 16.
Division of Infectious Diseases Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health, Emory Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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