The Perfect Hideout for Tuberculosis Bacteria (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption This figure depicts a single CD271+ cell (green) infected by M. tuberculosis (red). This image relates to a paper that appeared in the Jan. 30, 2013, issue of Science Translational Medicine, published by AAAS. The paper, by B. Das at Stanford University School of Medicine in Stanford, Calif., and colleagues was titled, "CD271+ Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells May Provide a Niche for Dormant Mycobacterium tuberculosis." Credit Image courtesy of Bikul Das Usage Restrictions Please cite the owner of the image when publishing. This image may be freely used by reporters as part of news coverage, with proper attribution. Non-reporters must contact Science for permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.