botulinum toxin


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Related to botulinum toxin: botulism, Clostridium botulinum, Botulinum toxin type a, tetanus toxin
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any of several neurotoxins that are produced by the anaerobic bacterium Clostridium botulinum

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Botulinum Toxin Type A in the treatment of chronic migraine without medication overuse.
An MRI from 2003, before receiving the botulinum toxin, showed no evidence of prior kyphosis (Fig.
Both BOTOX(R) and VISTABEL(R) are Allergan's brands of botulinum toxin type A, a purified protein derived from the bacterium Clostridium botulinum.
A total of 44 original research studies were identified in the literature that included data on the duration or efficacy of repeated injections of botulinum toxin type A.
Botulinum toxin is considered the most poisonous natural substance known to mankind and is classified as a Category A biothreat by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
New ORIGEN-based tests, including the botulinum toxin test, also are expected to be commercially available to nongovernment customers.
Characterised by severe muscle tremors - hence the name - the illness was found to be caused by a botulinum toxin known as type B.
In December, 1989, the FDA licensed botulinum toxin as an orphan drug, thus recognizing it for human treatment.
Food and Drug Administration have approved botulinum toxin A ("Botox") injections for preventive treatment for chronic migraines, a review and analysis of previous studies have found only a small to modest benefit for patients with chronic migraine headaches and chronic daily headaches.
Contract notice: Purchased with delivery of botulinum toxin type a.
KS) to establish a joint venture Medybloom to develop and promote Type A Botulinum Toxin ("Botulinum Toxin") business in China.
Illustrated Guide to Aesthetic Botulinum Toxin Injections: Basics, Localization, Uses
4 ( ANI ): Botulinum toxin could have an enormous potential in treatment of inflammatory skin diseases like psoriasis and eczema, researchers have claimed.