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Tuberculosis: treatment failure, or failure to treat? Lessons from India and South Africa
  1. Nesri Padayatchi1,2,
  2. Amrita Daftary3,
  3. Naressa Naidu1,2,
  4. Kogieleum Naidoo1,2,
  5. Madhukar Pai3
  1. 1 Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
  2. 2 Medical Research Council-CAPRISA HIV-TB Pathogenesis and Treatment Research Unit, Doris Duke Medical Research Institute, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
  3. 3 McGill International TB Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Dr Nesri Padayatchi; nesri.padayatchi{at}caprisa.org

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  • Handling editor Alberto L Garcia-Basteiro

  • Contributors All authors contributed equally to the writing of this manuscript.

  • Funding This work was supported by the South African Medical Research Council. NP, NN and KN are supported by the Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA). AD is supported by a salary award from Fonds de recherche du Québec–Santé (FRQS). MP is supported by a Canada Research Chair award.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement No additional data are available.

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Footnotes

  • Handling editor Alberto L Garcia-Basteiro

  • Contributors All authors contributed equally to the writing of this manuscript.

  • Funding This work was supported by the South African Medical Research Council. NP, NN and KN are supported by the Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA). AD is supported by a salary award from Fonds de recherche du Québec–Santé (FRQS). MP is supported by a Canada Research Chair award.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement No additional data are available.

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