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Botulism toxin

Botulism toxin

(Science: protein) a toxic byproduct of clostridium Botulinum that is responsible for the food-borne illness known as botulism.


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... with a three-year study by The Regal SwanTM for a vaccine for botulism in swans. The group recently found that Pfizer’s Ultrabac® CD is highly successful in combatting the deadly Clostridia bacterial toxin. Researchers for The Regal SwanTM include: Geoffrey R. Gardner, D.V.M., ...

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Thu Jan 19, 2006 4:37 am
 
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