Affiliation: Belarusian State University
- Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Belarus: the size of the problem and associated risk factorsAlena Skrahina
Republican Scientific and Practical Centre for Pulmonology and Tuberculosis, Avenue Dolginovskitrakt 157, 220053 Minsk, Belarus
Bull World Health Organ 91:36-45. 2013..To assess the problem of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) throughout Belarus and investigate the associated risk factors...
- Alarming levels of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Belarus: results of a survey in MinskAlena Skrahina
Republican Scientific and Practical Centre for Pulmonology and Tuberculosis, Minsk, Belarus
Eur Respir J 39:1425-31. 2012..This study greatly contributes to the understanding of the burden of drug-resistant TB in urban areas of Belarus...
- Pattern recognition and cellular immune responses to novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis-antigens in individuals from BelarusRaija K Ahmed
Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology MTC, Karolinska Institutet, Nobelsvag 16, SE 17182 Solna, Sweden
BMC Infect Dis 12:41. 2012..A better understanding of biomarkers associated with TB will aid to guide the development of better targets for TB diagnosis and for the development of improved TB vaccines...
- Autologous mesenchymal stromal cell infusion as adjunct treatment in patients with multidrug and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: an open-label phase 1 safety trialAliaksandr Skrahin
Republican Research and Practical Centre for Pulmonology and TB, Minsk, Belarus Department of Intensive Care, Belarussian State Medical University, Minsk, Belarus
Lancet Respir Med 2:108-22. 2014..Our aim was to assess the safety of infusion of autologous MSCs as an adjunct treatment in patients with tuberculosis...