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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aureus leads to an increased likelihood of staphylococcal enterotoxin production, which causes vomiting and diarrhea in humans (Franco et al.
Staphylococcal enterotoxin A (SEA) is the most commonly identified toxin that's involved in staphylococcal food poisoning outbreaks.
Mr Whittaker recorded a verdict of unnatural death from Toxic Shock Syndrome, caused by Staphylococcal Enterotoxin A.
of the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University fed the mice with a mixture of whole peanut extract (WPE) and a toxin from the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus, called staphylococcal enterotoxin B (SEB) to simulate the human anaphylactic reaction to peanuts in mice.
In 1968, biological agents, live staphylococcal enterotoxin type B, Bacillus globign and uranine dye, were sprayed in aerosolized form, not only over six military ships, but also over part of the Enewetak Atoll.
Toxic shock Former names: staphylococcal pyrogenic toxin C and syndrome toxin-1 staphylococcal enterotoxin F.
His group recently devised strips that sense the poison ricin and a bacterial toxin called staphylococcal enterotoxin B.
The ferret experiments were designed to combat a new biological warfare agent called Staphylococcal enterotoxin B which mirrors radiation sickness.
Agents of concern include Ricin, which is made from the castor bean, Botulism toxin, Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B, and Fungal T-2 Mycotoxin.
pestis (plague) and Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B (SEB).
NIAID Initiates Clinical Trial of STEBVax, a Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B Vaccine
Most people need about two days to recover after being sickened by foods contaminated with what's known as staphylococcal enterotoxin A-SEA.