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    • Tuberculosis and poverty: the contribution of patient costs in sub-Saharan Africa – a systematic review 

      Barter, Devra M; Agboola, Stephen O; Murray, Megan Blanche; Bärnighausen, Till (BioMed Central, 2012)
      Background: Tuberculosis (TB) is known to disproportionately affect the most economically disadvantaged strata of society. Many studies have assessed the association between poverty and TB, but only a few have assessed the ...
    • Tuberculosis and Poverty: Why Are the Poor at Greater Risk in India? 

      Oxlade, Olivia A; Murray, Megan Blanche (Public Library of Science, 2012)
      Background: Although poverty is widely recognized as an important risk factor for tuberculosis (TB) disease, the specific proximal risk factors that mediate this association are less clear. The objective of our study was ...
    • Use of Whole Genome Sequencing to Determine the Microevolution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis during an Outbreak 

      Kato-Maeda, Midori; Ho, Christine; Passarelli, Ben; Banaei, Niaz; Grinsdale, Jennifer; Flores, Laura; Anderson, Jillian; Murray, Megan Blanche; Rose, Graham; Kawamura, L. Masae; Pourmand, Nader; Tariq, Muhammad A.; Gagneux, Sebastien; Hopewell, Philip C. (Public Library of Science, 2013)
      Rationale: Current tools available to study the molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis do not provide information about the directionality and sequence of transmission for tuberculosis cases occurring over a short period ...