staphylococcal enterotoxin


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Noun1.staphylococcal enterotoxin - a soluble exotoxin produced by some strains of staphylococcus; a cause of food poisoning
enterotoxin - a cytotoxin specific for the cells of the intestinal mucosa
SEB, staphylococcal enterotoxin B - a form of staphylococcal enterotoxin that has been used as an incapacitating agent in biological warfare
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Use of novel PCR primers specific to the genes of staphylococcal enterotoxin G, H, I for the survey of Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from food-poisoning cases and food samples in Taiwan.
One of these, staphylococcal enterotoxin type E (SEE), has been associated with outbreaks in the United States, the United Kingdom, and France.
First evidence of a food poisoning outbreak due to staphylococcal enterotoxin type E, France, 2009.
Rapid and specific detection of toxigenic Staphylococcus aureus: use of two multiplex PCR enzyme immunoassays for amplification and hybridization of staphylococcal enterotoxin genes, exfoliative toxin genes, and toxic shock syndrome toxin 1 gene.
The fabric will be able to block chemical threats like sulfur mustard (a blister agent), GD and VX nerve agents, toxins such as staphylococcal enterotoxin, and even spores like anthrax.
T cell-mediated lethal shock triggered in mice by the superantigen staphylococcal enterotoxin B: critical role of tumor necrosis factor.
Hence, the threshold (6 Log CFU/g) for staphylococcal enterotoxin production was used instead of using a dose-response model for enterotoxin.
Insufficient heating of food was named as a major factor in two Salmonella outbreaks, and an outbreak each of Campylobacter jejuni and staphylococcal enterotoxin.
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