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Related to Clostridium tetani: Clostridium botulinum, tetanus
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Synonyms for clostridium

spindle-shaped bacterial cell especially one swollen at the center by an endospore

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Epidemologicamente existia historia de manipulacao de solo e criacao de animais o que possibilita ter entrado em contato com o bacilo Clostridium tetani.
8These substances play a major role in the transmission of clostridium tetani through the wound of umbilical cord and result in the clinical disease.
Gram's staining of impression smear showed typical Gram positive rods of Clostridium tetani with spore which appeared like the drum stick (Fig.
I have written before about this rare but horrible condition, which occurs when the bacterium, clostridium tetani, is introduced to the body through minor wounds.
Anti-tetanus serum was also given as prophylaxis for anaerobe Clostridium Tetani.
Scientists led by professor Bazbek Davletov have reportedly created and characterised a new molecule by using elements of Clostridium botulinum and Clostridium tetani neurotoxins, or Botox and tetanus toxin respectively, that is able to alleviate hypersensitivity to inflammatory pain.
Methods: LC and Hc c gene segments were amplified from Clostridium tetani genomic DNA by PCR, cloned into pET28b(+) cloning vector and transformed in Escherichia coli (E.
Tetanus is caused by a bacteria called Clostridium tetani which can live in dirt, dust, animal and human waste.
Clostridium tetani produces the potent toxin tetanospasmin that causes painful muscular spasms and potentially respiratory failure in tetanus.
Dichos investigadores utilizaron una suspension de Clostridium tetani sobre ratones con carcinomas mamarios espontaneos, carcinomas mamarios inducidos, hematomas, fibrosarcomas y ratones libres de tumor.
El tetano mas que una enfermedad infecciosa, es una intoxicacion debida a la toxina del Clostridium tetani.
Tetanus is a wound infection caused by a potent toxin produced by the bacterium clostridium tetani, causing severe muscle spasms.
Tetanus is a potentially fatal disease caused by the organism Clostridium tetani, a mobile Gram-positive spore-forming obligate anaerobe with soil or dust as its natural habitat.
and chromoblastomycosis, Clostridium tetani, Staphylococcus aureus, Sporothrix
Tetanus is an often fatal disease caused by a bacterium, clostridium tetani.