Abreviatura

a
AIDSsearch for term

acquired immune deficiency syndrome

b
BCGsearch for term

Bacillus Calmette-Guerin/ Bacille de Calmette et Guérin

BSL3 search for term

Biosafety Level 3

c
CABsearch for term

community advisory board

CBERsearch for term

Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research

CFPsearch for term

culture-filtrate proteins

CFU search for term

colony-forming unit

CGMPsearch for term

current good manufacturing practice

CIOMS search for term

Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences

CMI search for term

cell-mediated immune mechanism

CMO search for term

Contract Manufacturing Organization

CMVsearch for term

Cytomegalovirus

COGsearch for term

cluster of orthologous groups

CST search for term

clonal selection theory

CTD search for term

common technical document

CTL search for term

cytotoxic T lymphocyte

d
DATsearch for term

diacyltrehaloses

DDA search for term

dimethyl dioctadecylammonium bromide

DIVA search for term

differentiate infected from vaccinated animals

DOTS search for term

directly observed treatment/therapy short course

e
eCTDsearch for term

electronic common technical document

ELISA search for term

enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay

ELISPOT search for term

enzyme-linked immunosorbent spot

EMEA search for term

European Medicines Agency

EPI search for term

expanded programme on immunization

ESAT search for term

Early Secreted Antigen Target

ESX search for term

ESAT-6 gene clusters

EU search for term

the European Union

EuPhsearch for term

European Pharmacopoeia

f
FCMTBsearch for term

fragmented cells of MTB

FDA search for term

Food and Drug Administration

FIAsearch for term

Freund’s incomplete adjuvant

FM search for term

foamy macrophages

g
GM-CSF search for term

granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor

GMO search for term

genetically modified organism

h
HBHA search for term

Heparin Binding Hemagglutinin Adhesin

HEW search for term

Department of Health, Education, and Welfare

HIV search for term

human immunodeficiency virus

HSP60 search for term

60 kDa heat shock protein

i
IACUCsearch for term

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

IDUsearch for term

intravenous drug users

IL-4 search for term

interleukin-4 receptor

ILIsearch for term

intracellular lipid inclusions

INH search for term

Isonicotinic Acid Hydrazide or isoniazid

IRB search for term

Institutional Review Board

IUsearch for term

international units

IVIGsearch for term

intravenous immunoglobulin

l
LAM search for term

lipoarabinomannan

LBsearch for term

lipid bodies

m
mAbs search for term

monoclonal antibodies

ManLAM search for term

Mannose-capped Lipoarabinommanan

mce search for term

mammalian cell entry

MDG search for term

Millennium Development Goals

MDR search for term

multidrug-resistant

MDR-TB search for term

multidrug-resistant TB

MeSHsearch for term

Medical Subject Headings

MHC search for term

major histocompatibility complex

MIRUsearch for term

Mycobacterial Interspersed Repetitive Unit

MTB search for term

Mycobacterium tuberculosis

MTBC search for term

MTB complex

MVA search for term

Modified Vaccinia Ankara

n
NBAC search for term

National Bioethics Advisory Commission

p
PAT search for term

polyacyltrealoses

PBMC search for term

peripheral blood mononuclear cell

PE search for term

Pro-Glu

PGRS search for term

polymorphic glycine rich sequences

PKS search for term

polyketide synthases

PMTCT search for term

Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission programme