Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institutes of Health (AI065298)
Received: 9 August 2021
Accepted: 3 November 2021
First Online: 14 November 2021
: All participants had provided written informed consent, which authorized the use of stored <i>M. tuberculosis</i> isolates for TB studies. The study was approved by the Institutional Ethics Committee of Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia (SIDISI:200817) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC)(IRB#081130).
: Not applicable.
: The authors have no relevant financial or non-financial interests to disclose.