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any substance that has a toxic effect on cells

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Cloning and characterization of a Moraxella bovis cytotoxin gene.
In pigs, a single nucleotide polymorphism in the sixth intron of the NRAMP1 gene has been found to be significantly associated with polymorphonuclear leukocyte levels, cytotoxin on monocytes and 180-day-old body weight (Wu et al.
Comparison of the Molecular Versus Cytotoxicity Assays Cytotoxin BD GeneOhm Total Assay Cdiff Assay + - + 27 6 33 - 7 88 95 Total 34 94 128 Abbreviation: BD, Becton, Dickinson and Company.
Cloning and expression of a high-molecular-mass major antigen of Helicobacter pylori: evidence of linkage to cytotoxin production.
The cytotoxin associated gene A (cagA) was the first to be identified; about 60-70 per cent of H.
4] receptors were expressed excessive on H-RS cells and these cells are susceptible significantly to cytotoxin effects of IL4 [6].
Sporadic cases of haemolytic-uraemic syndrome associated with faecal cytotoxin and cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli in stools.
aureus negative for the cytotoxin, according to a large study.
Another well-characterised virulence gene is the vacuolating cytotoxin gene (vacA), which causes vacuoles in epithelial cells.
However, 355 specimens were negative with the direct fecal cytotoxin assay but were positive with toxigenic culture.
Yissum Research Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel) has patented a new approach for the therapy of allergic responses, based on targeted elimination of cells expressing the FcRI receptor by a chimeric cytotoxin Fc2-3-PE40.
She said she was undergoing a six-week cytotoxin treatment ahead of chemotherapy and would be undergoing a bone marrow transplant once a suitable donor was found.
vulnificus cytotoxin gene by PCR established the final identification.
In May 2002, she got a dose of a drug called IL13-PE38QQR Cytotoxin, or IL13-toxin for short.