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Researchers Study Dynamics of Tuberculosis and HIV Co-Infection

10:53 EDT 18 Oct 2016 | Virgo Publishing

The HIV virus increases the potency of the tuberculosis bacterium (Mtb) by affecting a central function of the immune system. This is the conclusion of a study carried out by researchers at Linköping University in Sweden. The discovery helps to explain why infection with HIV greatly increases the risk that infection by Mtb will progress to

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