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Building Clinical Trials Capacity for Tuberculosis Drugs in High-Burden Countries

  • Neil Schluger,
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  • Christian Lienhardt,
  • Thomas Nyirenda,
  • Richard Chaisson
  • Published: November 06, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0040302

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NS has received research grants from the United States National Institutes of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CL has received funds from the European Commission and United States Agency for International Development. TN is Networking Manager of the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership. RC has received research grants from the National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration, and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; research material donations and consulting fees from Bayer; and memberships on the World Health Organization's tuberculosis advisory board and American Thoracic Society/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Infectious Diseases Society of America Panel on TB Treatment.