Located next to Darling Harbor, the walk over showcased yachts in the harbor and a much welcomed sea breeze on this particularly hot day. Most of the tourists were hitting all three in a single day! When you walk into the aquarium, the first room is dark, but all the tanks covering the walls are glowing. I lost track of time staring at the remarkable glowing creatures so rarely seen.
Prior to her arrival at Boston University, Dr. Particularly, she studies the impact of malnutrition and parasitic disease on tuberculosis TB , tropical diseases in immigrant populations, and preventing diseases in international travelers. This study of household contacts of TB cases evaluates the impact of malnutrition and parasite infections on the immune response to TB and how this changes after providing a high-protein food package, multivitamin, and deworming. The study aims to identify biomarkers that predict TB treatment failure and risk of developing TB among exposed persons and to identify how comorbidities e.