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Dantes R, Metcalfe J, Kim E, Kato-Maeda M, Hopewell PC, Kawamura M, Nahid P, Cattamanchi A. Impact of isoniazid resistance-conferring mutations on the clinical presentation of isoniazid monoresistant tuberculosis. PLoS One. 2012;7(5):e37956.


White MC, Tulsky JP, Lee JR, Chen L, Goldenson J, Spetz J, Kawamura LM. Isoniazid vs. rifampin for latent tuberculosis infection in jail inmates: toxicity and adherence. J Correct Health Care. 2012 Apr;18(2):131-42.


White MC, Nelson RW, Kawamura LM, Grinsdale J, Goldenson J. Changes in characteristics of inmates with latent tuberculosis infection. Public Health. 2012 Sep;126(9):752-9.


Grinsdale JA, Ho CS, Banouvong H, Kawamura LM. Programmatic impact of using QuantiFERON®-TB Gold in routine contact investigation activities. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2011 Dec;15(12):1614-20.


Nahid P, Jarlsberg LG, Rudoy I, de Jong BC, Unger A, Kawamura LM, Osmond DH, Hopewell PC, Daley CL. Factors associated with mortality in patients with drug-susceptible pulmonary tuberculosis. BMC Infect Dis. 2011 Jan 3;11(1):1.


Kato-Maeda M, Kim EY, Flores L, Jarlsberg LG, Osmond D, Hopewell PC. Differences among sublineages of the East-Asian lineage of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in genotypic clustering. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2010 May;14(5):538-44.


Metcalfe JZ, Cattamanchi A, Vittinghoff E, Ho C, Grinsdale J, Hopewell PC, Kawamura LM, Nahid P. Evaluation of quantitative IFN-gamma response for risk stratification of active tuberculosis suspects. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Jan 1;181(1):87-93.


Walter ND, Jasmer RM, Grinsdale J, Kawamura LM, Hopewell PC, Nahid P. Reaching the limits of tuberculosis prevention among foreign-born individuals: a tuberculosis-control program perspective. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Jan 1;46(1):103-6.


Dewan PK, Grinsdale J, Kawamura LM. Low sensitivity of a whole-blood interferon-gamma release assay for detection of active tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Jan 1;44(1):69-73.


Cattamanchi A, Hopewell PC, Gonzalez LC, Osmond DH, Masae Kawamura L, Daley CL, Jasmer RM. A 13-year molecular epidemiological analysis of tuberculosis in San Francisco. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2006 Mar;10(3):297-304.


Dewan PK, Grinsdale J, Liska S, Wong E, Fallstad R, Kawamura LM.Feasibility, acceptability, and cost of tuberculosis testing by whole-blood interferon-gamma assay. BMC Infect Dis. 2006 Mar 15;6:47.


Dewan PK, Banouvong H, Abernethy N, Hoynes T, Diaz L, Woldemariam M, Ampie T, Grinsdale J, Kawamura LM. A tuberculosis outbreak in a private-home family child care center in San Francisco, 2002 to 2004. Pediatrics. 2006 Mar;117(3):863-9.

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