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Synonyms for toxin

anything that is injurious, destructive, or fatal

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a poisonous substance produced during the metabolism and growth of certain microorganisms and some higher plant and animal species

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Corynebacterium ulcerans0102 carries the gene encoding diphtheria toxin on a prophage different from the C.
In this experiment, the knock-in vector was constructed using the porcine [beta]-casein genome locus, neo gene as the positive selection marker and diphtheria toxin A as the negative selection marker.
Inhibition of membrane translocation of diphtheria toxin A-fragment by internal disulfide bridges.
BioCancell's leading drug, BC-819, is a double stranded DNA plasmid construct that incorporates the gene for diphtheria toxin (DTA) under the regulation of the promoter sequence for H19 gene.
Corynebacterium ulcerans 0102 carries the gene encoding diphtheria toxin on a prophage different from the C.
Production of diphtheria toxin by selected isolates of Corynebacterium ulcerans and Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis.
The researchers have already fused a variant of diphtheria toxin into the Rad51 gene as a "toxic bomb" and tested it on a variety of cancer cell types, including breast cancer, fibrosarcoma, and cervical cancer cells.
To induce this immune response against a woman's own hormone, scientists developing the vaccine anchored a synthetically produced portion of the hCG molecule to diphtheria toxin, a combination capable of inducing strong antibody reaction against both substances.
The presence of toxin genes for diphtheria toxin (tox) (7) and phospholipase D (pld) (3) were evaluated by PCR.
Murphy and his colleagues have produced a hybrid protein that is a modified diphtheria toxin.
Since introduction of vaccine against the diphtheria toxin in the 1940s, infections caused by toxigenic corynebacteria have been well controlled in industrialized countries that have high coverage rates of childhood vaccination with 3 doses of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine (1).
Researchers are attempting this by treating mice systemically with diphtheria toxin.
pseudotuberculosis) can potentially produce diphtheria toxin.
CRM197 is a non-toxic mutant of diphtheria toxin having a single amino acid substitution of glutamic acid for glycine.
The grant is to advance the development of Angelica's lead drug candidate, Angeloxin, a fusion toxin consisting of deimmunized Diphtheria toxin (DT) fused to Interleukin-2 (IL2).
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