Clostridium tetani

Known as: C. tetani, Bacillus tetani, clostridium tetany 
A species of anaerobic, Gram positive, rod shaped bacteria assigned to the phylum Firmicutes. This species is motile by peritrichous flagella, indole… (More)

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2015
2015
Genomic information about Clostridium tetani, the causative agent of the tetanus disease, is scarce. The genome of strain E88, a… (More)
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2011
2011
To evaluate disinfection methods for environments contaminated with bioterrorism-associated microorganism (Bacillus anthracis… (More)
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2010
2010
The polar lipids of the anaerobic bacterium Clostridium tetani, the causative agent of tetanus, have been examined by two… (More)
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2009
2009
Clostridium tetani is the etiologic agent of the muscle-spasming disease tetanus. Despite an effective vaccine, tetanus is an… (More)
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2004
2004
Botulinum and tetanus neurotoxins are structurally and functionally related 150 kDa proteins that are potent inhibitors of… (More)
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2003
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2003
Tetanus disease is one of the most dramatic and globally prevalent diseases of humans and vertebrate animals, and has been… (More)
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1998
1998
The TetR gene immediately upstream from the tetanus toxin (TeTx) gene was characterized. It encodes a 21,562-Da protein which is… (More)
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1979
1979
Clostridium tetani and its related species C. tetanomorphum, C. cochlearium and C. lentoputrescens were examined for DNA-DNA… (More)
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1975
1975
A relatively rich medium was markedly superior to a dilute medium for the isolation of anaerobic bacteria from soil. The obligate… (More)
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1955
1955
Studies of the effect of bacteria on neoplasms are among the oldest approaches to the problem of cancer therapy. In 1868, Busch… (More)
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