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Synonyms for Escherichia coli

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


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Prevalence of pilus antigens, enterotoxin types, and enteropathogenicity among K88-Negative Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli from neonatal pigs.
Spray-dried plasma improves growth performance and reduces inflammatory status of weaned pigs challenged with enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli K88.
Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli ETEC-STIa, STIb, LT and Shig-ipaH qRT-PCR assay linearity and LOD test results were robust and reproducible.
A Strain of Enterococcus faecium (18C23) inhibits adhesion of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli K88 to porcine small intestine mucus.
Infections with enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) are a frequent cause of diarrhea in developing countries but not in the United States and other industrialized countries.
Nasdaq: AVAN) today announced an agreement with the Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), an institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), whereby NIAID will sponsor a Phase 1 study of AVANT's investigational single-dose, oral vaccine designed to offer combined protection against both enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) and cholera.
Experimental model of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli infection in pigs: potential for an early recognition of colibacillosis by monitoring of behavior.
Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is one of the important agents causing diarrhea in children under five years old in developing countries and is a major cause of diarrhea in travelers to those regions.
The major aetiological agents that account for over a million diarrhoeal deaths per year, particularly in developing countries, are enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC), rotavirus, Vibrio cholerae, and species of Shigella, which are spread through contaminated water and food or from person to person (4).
These samples were plated on selective agar media, and 5 lactose-fermenting colonies were screened by PCR for enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC), enteropathogenic E.
Vibrio cholerae O1 and enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) are two major bacterial pathogens responsible for a high proportion of diarrhoeal disease and death in adults and children in many countries in Africa and Asia.
The new vaccine, under development by Sweden-based SBL Vaccines, is designed to protect against both the colonization factors and the two toxins produced by enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC), which is responsible for 20%-50% of all TD cases, said Dr.