Escherichia coli

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a species of bacterium normally present in intestinal tract of humans and other animals

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H4] gene showed that all EAggEC isolates produced H4 antigen and that all the EPEC isolates did not produce H4 antigen.
In our study, ETEC and EaggEC with pathogenic genes LT and EAST1, respectively, were detected in four of all E.
Two other strains presented the EASTI gene, usually found in EaggEC (strains V3 and S20).
Because primers for loci that unambiguously distinguish pathogenic from nonpathogenic EAggEC have not yet been determined (1), we did not address this group in this study.
To the Editor: Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli (EAggEC) heat-stable enterotoxin 1 (EAST1) was originally found as an enterotoxin of EaggEC (1).