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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Staphylococcal food poisoning caused by Staphylococcus argenteus harboring staphylococcal enterotoxin genes.
Pinnacle Foods is recalling approximately 32,479 pounds of heat-treated, shelf stable beef products due to a possible processing deviation that may have led to staphylococcal enterotoxin and clostridial toxin contamination, the U.S.
Notably, the staphylococcal enterotoxin B (seb) gene and precursor gene for staphylococcal enterotoxin D (entD) were present.
They expressed staphylococcal enterotoxin B in radish leaves by agroinfiltration and showed antibody induction against the antigen after immunizing mice with homogenized leaves.
Detection of the gene seh, which encodes staphylococcal enterotoxin H, was performed by the PCR technique, as described by Sila and contributors, (12) while the detection of the gene mecA was performed as described by Santos and contributors.
One of these, staphylococcal enterotoxin type E (SEE), has been associated with outbreaks in the United States, the United Kingdom, and France.
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.J.
Do, "In vitro cell-based assay for activity analysis of staphylococcal enterotoxin A in food: RESEARCH ARTICLE," FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology, vol.
Inoue et al., "Inhibitory effect of catechin against the superantigen staphylococcal enterotoxin B (SEB)," Archives of Dermatological Research, vol.
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.