Enrichment and separation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis extracellular vesicles with a side of biosafety and biosecurity
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb), the causative agent of tuberculosis (TB), is one of the world's deadliest pathogens. Recently, TB fell from the leading infectious cause of death to the second leading infectious killer due to COVID-19. Sadly, efforts to control and prevent TB have been negatively impacted by the global pandemic: 2020 saw the first year-over-year rise in cases since 2005. Mtb has been evolving with humans for several millennia. It has the ability to transition among various states of activation for long-term survival in a multitude of microenvironments. The high adaptability of ...
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