Autoantibodies Against Specific Cytokines in Adults With Severe Mycobacterial Infection
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01628744
Verified June 2012 by China Medical University Hospital. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
In adult, the prevalence of mycobacterial infections is increased with age is largely unknown. IFN-gamma-IL-12/23 axis or NF-kappaB pathways might also plays crucial roles in adult against mycobacteria. Based on this hypothesis, the investigators had applied a functional assay to these pathways in patients with mycobacterial infection.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Pateitns with Mycobacterium, Particular to the non Tuberculosis mycobacterium infection, in Taiwan