Session: Advances in the Molecular Epidemiology of Tuberculosis
5096.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Advances in the Molecular Epidemiology of Tuberculosis
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Scott J.N. McNabb, PhD, MS
12:30 PMWithdrawn -- Evaluation of epidemiologic links among tuberculosis cases whose isolates have similar but not identical IS6110 RFLP patterns
Donald Cave, PhD, Zhenhua Yang, MD, PhD, Ndingsa Fomukong, PhD, Frank Wilson, MD, Kashef Ijaz, MD, Leonard Mukasa, MD, PhD, Joe Bates, MD, Kathleen Eisenach, PhD
12:50 PMImplementing DNA analysis of M. tuberculosis isolates using spoligotyping and IS6110-RFLP for tuberculosis control, New York City 2001-2002
Amy S. Piatek, MS, Carla M. Clark, MPH, Cynthia R. Driver, RN, MPH, Benyang Zhao, PhD, Jeffrey R. Driscoll, PhD, Barry N. Kreiswirth, PhD, Sonal S. Munsiff, MD
1:10 PMWithdrawn -- Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Mexican-born persons in Northern California, 1996-2000
Lisa M. Butler, PhD, MPH, Reuben M. Granich, MD, MPH, Jennifer Flood, MD, MPH
1:30 PMMolecular typing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis using short sequence repeats
Teresa N. Quitugua, PhD, R. Scott Spurgiesz, BS, Kimothy L Smith, DVM, PhD, James L Schupp, PhD, Rebecca A. Cox, PhD, Paul Keim, PhD
Organized by:Epidemiology
Endorsed by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA