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Spring Scientific TBnet Meeting 27 May 2021

Updated: May 26, 2021


Time: May 27, 2021 03:00 PM Amsterdam, Berlin, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna

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Spring Scientific TBnet Meeting 2021

May 27

15:00h / 18:00h (CEST)

15:00 Welcome and Introduction

Frank van Leth

15:10 Future studies and applications. Chaired by Berit Lange

Pragmatic trial of high-dose rifampicin.

Martin Boeree / Jessica Aguilar

Linezolid toxicity in M/XDR-TB treatment – implication of microbiota metabolites.

Olena Rzhepishevska / Lina Davies Forsman

A comparative analysis of the severity of the pulmonary TB cases, before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Panciu Traian Constantin / Dragos Baiceanu

Xpert MTB/RIF false positive results in patients with TB: risk factors and impact on clinical outcome.

Irina Kontsevaya

16:30 Break

16:45 Ongoing studies. Chaired by Ilaria Motta

Performance of a new generation IGRA in immunocompromised individuals.

Martina Sester

Migrant-sensitive care and tuberculosis treatment outcome and completion.

Berit Lange

Safety and effectiveness of concomitant administration of MDR-TB and HCV treatment.

Lorenzo Guglielmetti

Cost of TB drugs and the availability of drug susceptibility testing for new TB drugs.

Gunar Günther

17:30 Keynote Lecture. Chaired by Lorenzo Guglielmetti

Four-month regimen non-inferiority study (Study 31)

Payam Nahid

17:50 Closing remarks

Frank van Leth

18:00 End of the meeting

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We are looking forward to the Spring Research Meeting and hope to see many of you there!

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