TB R&D Weekly Update: Podcast Interview with Anne Lenaerts

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Summary: Dr. Anne Lenaerts is an associate professor at Colorado State University”s College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology. The WGND had the opportunity to talk with Dr. Lenaerts on a recent article published ahead of print in the Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy journal in December 2010. In the interview, Dr. Lenaerts provides an overview of her present research and the article, key recommendations for use of mouse models for testing TB drugs and the issue of relapse studies.

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