Medical microbiology: A toxin contest

Nature. 2010 Oct 7;467(7316):665-6. doi: 10.1038/467665a.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • News

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Bacterial Toxins / antagonists & inhibitors
  • Bacterial Toxins / genetics
  • Bacterial Toxins / metabolism*
  • Clostridium Infections / microbiology*
  • Clostridium difficile / genetics
  • Clostridium difficile / metabolism*
  • Clostridium difficile / pathogenicity*
  • Cricetinae
  • Enterotoxins / antagonists & inhibitors
  • Enterotoxins / genetics
  • Enterotoxins / metabolism*
  • Humans
  • Virulence / genetics

Substances

  • Bacterial Toxins
  • Clostridium difficile lethal toxin B
  • Enterotoxins
  • tcdA protein, Clostridium difficile