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dc.contributor.authorAltet, Neus
dc.contributor.authorLatorre, Irene
dc.contributor.authorJiménez-Fuentes, María Ángeles
dc.contributor.authorMaldonado, José
dc.contributor.authorMolina, Israel
dc.contributor.authorMilà, Celia
dc.contributor.authorGarcía-García, Esther
dc.contributor.authorVillar-Hernández, Raquel
dc.contributor.authorLaabei, Maisem
dc.contributor.authorGómez, Andromeda-Celeste
dc.contributor.authorGodoy i García, Pere
dc.contributor.authorde Souza-Galvão, Maria Luiza
dc.contributor.authorSolano, Segismundo
dc.contributor.authorJiménez-Ruiz, Carlos A.
dc.contributor.authorDomínguez, Jose
dc.description.abstractSmoking is a risk factor for tuberculosis (TB) infection and disease progression. Tobacco smoking increases susceptibility to TB in a variety of ways, one of which is due to a reduction of the IFN-γ response. Consequently, an impaired immune response could affect performance of IFN-γ Release Assays (IGRAs).ca_ES
dc.description.sponsorshipMiguel Servet program of the Instituto de Salud Carlos III (Spain). ML was supported by a joint ERS/SEPAR fellowship (LTRF 2015). The research was partially supported by a grant from the Instituto de Salud Carlos III (PI 13/01546 and PI 16/01912), integrated in the Plan Nacional de I+D+I and cofunded by the ISCIII Subdirección General de Evaluación and the Fondo Europeo de Desarrollo Regional (FEDER); and a grant from the Sociedad Española de Neumología y Cirugía Torácica (SEPAR; Barcelona, Spain) (Smoking Integrated Research Programme Call) to NA.ca_ES
dc.publisherPublic Library of Scienceca_ES
dc.relation.isformatofReproducció del document publicat a
dc.relation.ispartofPlos One, 2017, vol. 12, núm. 8, e0182998ca_ES
dc.rightscc-by (c) Altet et al., 2017ca_ES
dc.titleAssessment of the influence of direct tobacco smoke on infection and active TB managementca_ES

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