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Antonyms for exotoxin

a toxin that is secreted by microorganisms into the surrounding medium

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It causes dramatic infections and intoxications as protein exotoxins either singly or in combination are the major virulence factors that determine the clinical manifestion, morbidity and mortatity [38].
3) On the other hand, Takeuchi and Anniko found that dexamethasone reduced the severity of hearing loss caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa exotoxin A.
Pseudomonas exotoxin A (PE) is a further bacterial toxin that ADP-ribosylates eEF2 at the diphthamide (13).
Several theories have been proposed, including a) that Pfiesteria complex organisms produce a potent exotoxin that destroys the integrity of the skin directly (Glasgow et al.
GCR-3888 is an immunotoxin fusion protein between a murine anti-CD22 disulphide-linked Fv antibody fragment (dsFv) and the Pseudomonas exotoxin PE38, and GCR-8015 is an optimized version of GCR-3888 with increased affinity for CD22.
typhi with a harmless, genetically engineered version of a protein called exotoxin A from another bacterium.
Two subclones have pyrogenic exotoxin A (Spe A) genes; they have been found to cause most invasive episodes of disease worldwide.
Also under investigation is the mechanism of action of Pseudomonas exotoxin A1, which crosses into cell membranes and is highly cytotoxic to burn patients infected with this bacterium.
Streptococcal Pyrogenic Exotoxin B (SpeB) and Group A streptococcus protease (SpyCEP) are also going to be investigated for their potential to directly degrade host autophagy proteins.
Evidence for the production of a novel proteinaceous haemolytic exotoxin by dinoflagellate Alexandrium taylori.
Interleukin-4 Pseudomonas exotoxin chimeric fusion protein for malignant glioma therapy.
cholerae clearly showing that the exotoxin nature of cholera toxin.