Clostridium botulinum

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Synonyms for Clostridium botulinum

anaerobic bacterium producing botulin the toxin that causes botulism

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Detection of Clostridium botulinum and its toxins in suspect foods and clinical specimens.
Rare in the UK, botulism tends to occur when Clostridium botulinum spores--which can only grow in the absence of oxygen--get into an airtight container.
Clostridium botulinum toksinleri cevresel faktorlerden oldukca etkilenir; havada 12 saat icerisinde ozelligini yitirirken, gunes isiginda 1-3 saat icerisinde inaktif hale gecer.
Characterization and detection of Clostridium botulinum and their toxins
On day 4 of admission, a serum and stool culture for Clostridium botulinum was requested.
Applications include Clostridium botulinum detection, tissue biopsies, and fecal samples.
Botulism is a poison produced by the bacterium clostridium botulinum and can be fatal.
Now if the two are combined, as James Dobson's right-wing Christian organization, Focus on the Family, did in their recent "Letter from 2012 in Obama's America," the bar has been lowered to somewhere between the reasoning power of the bacterium Clostridium botulinum, the most poisonous biological substance known, and that of George W.
High pressure processing (HPP), a relatively simple technology, deactivates such pathogens as Clostridium botulinum without compromising food quality.
A BOTULINUM toxin is a neurotoxic protein produced by the bacte-rium Clostridium Botulinum.
5 million worth of the knockoff botulinum product at about half the price of Botox from TRI, after attending a weekend workshop or being sent promotional postcards or faxes advertising "A Very Stable Clostridium Botulinum Toxin Type A.
It noted that the sub-species clostridium perfringens and clostridium botulinum are most likely to cause food poisoning, advising on recipe formulation, heating plus storage temperature and duration to prevent such illnesses.
When the unwonted proliferation of growth dies, its decay consumes oxygen, providing ideal conditions for the Clostridium botulinum bacteria to grow.
The protease can be light chain Clostridium botulinum toxin; proteolytically active fragment of the light chain of a Clostridium botulinum toxin containing an amino acid sequence His-Xaa-Xaa-Xaa-His-Xaa-Xaa-His wherein Xaa is an amino acid; light chain of the tetanus toxin; proteolytically active fragment of the light chain of the tetanus toxin containing His-Asp-Leu-lIe-His-Val-Leu-His; IgA protease of Neisseria gonorrhoeae; and proteolytic domain of the IgA protease of Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
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