swissTB award 2013

Dr. Lukas Fenner



Mycobacterium tuberculosis Transmission in a Country with Low Tuberculosis Incidence: Role of Immigration and HIV Infection. 
Lukas Fennera,Sebastien Gagneuxb,c, Peter Helblingd, Manuel Battegaye, Hans L. Riederf,s, Gaby E. Pfyfferg, Marcel Zwahlena, Hansjakob Furrerh, Hans H. Siegristi, Jan Fehrj, Marisa Dolinak, Alexandra Calmyl, David Stuckib,c, Katia Jatonm, Jean-Paul Janssensn, Jesica Mazza Staldero, Thomas Bodmerp, Beatrice Ninetq, Erik C. Böttgerr, and Matthias Eggera for the Swiss HIV Cohort and Molecular Epidemiology of Tuberculosis Study Groups

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerlanda; Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerlandb; University of Basel, Basel, Switzerlandc; Division of Communicable Diseases, Federal Office of Public Health, Bern, Switzerlandd; Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerlande; Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerlandf; The Union, Paris, Frances; Department of Medical Microbiology, Luzerner Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerlandg; Clinic for Infectious Diseases, Bern University Hospital and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerlandh; ADMed Microbiology, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerlandi; Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Zurich, and University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerlandj; Cantonal Institute of Microbiology, Bellinzona, Switzerlandk; Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Geneva, Geneva, Switzerlandl; Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerlandm; Division of Pneumology, University Hospital Geneva, Geneval, Switzerlandn; Division of Pneumology, University Hospital Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerlando; Mycobacteriology Unit, Institute for Infectious Diseases, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerlandp; Laboratory of Bacteriology, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerlandq; and Institute of Medical Microbiology, National Center for Mycobacteria, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerlandr