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Bacterial toxins

Bacterial toxins

toxic substances formed in or elaborated by bacteria; they are usually proteins with high molecular weight and antigenicity; some are used as antibiotics and some to skin test for the presence of or susceptibility to certain diseases.


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Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)

... of organelles depending on the specific tasks they must perform. C) Bacterial cells contain membrane-bound organelles. D) Plant and animal cells ... not a function of the plant vacuole? A) storage of ions, pigments, and toxins B) production of ATP C) breakdown of macromolecules with enzymes D) ...

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by billyfisher100
Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:46 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)
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Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)

... of organelles depending on the specific tasks they must perform. C) Bacterial cells contain membrane-bound organelles. D) Plant and animal cells ... not a function of the plant vacuole? A) storage of ions, pigments, and toxins B) production of ATP C) breakdown of macromolecules with enzymes D) ...

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by WishIknewbio
Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:02 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)
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More general biology questions..

... characteristics at low concentrations? Infection and disease 4. Exotoxins stay in the cell after the bacteria dies.. Don't all toxins stay anyway? ... germinate into sporeling, which then develop into bacteria? 8."Bacterial antibiotics do not act against fungi" - why not? 9. "antifungal ...

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by freedompeace
Fri Apr 15, 2011 12:30 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: More general biology questions..
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blood brain barrier

... as meningitis or encephalitis, because of the inflammation caused by bacterial toxins, destroyed neurons and endogenous substances, the endothelial cells become more permeable ...

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by xand_3r
Sat Jul 04, 2009 11:01 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: blood brain barrier
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Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

... immunology. “He was the world’s leading expert on staphylococcal alpha toxins,” according to Conrad Wagner, professor of biochemistry at Vanderbilt ... a system for detecting a bioterrorism attack involving viruses or bacterial agents. Tulu often coordinated efforts to address major health ...

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by vincio
Mon Feb 16, 2009 2:36 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
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