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Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli

Known as: Escherichia coli, Enterotoxigenic, ETEC, enterotoxigenic escherichia coli (ETEC) 
Strains of ESCHERICHIA COLI that produce or contain at least one member of either heat-labile or heat-stable ENTEROTOXINS. The organisms colonize the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Diarrhoeal diseases cause illness and death among children younger than 5 years in low-income countries. We designed… Expand
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2010
Review
2010
Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) are a major cause of diarrheal illness in developing countries, and perennially the most… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
SUMMARY ETEC is an underrecognized but extremely important cause of diarrhea in the developing world where there is inadequate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is a prevalent cause of traveler's diarrhea and infant mortality in third‐world countries… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Adhesion and colonisation properties of three probiotic strains namely, Lactobacillus rhamnosus DR20, L. acidophilus HN017, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Escherichia coli and other Gram-negative bacteria produce outer membrane vesicles during normal growth. Vesicles may contribute… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Animal diseases due to enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) typically appear as severe watery diarrhoea during the first few… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
  • M. Wolf
  • Clinical microbiology reviews
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 21496771
Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is a leading cause of infectious diarrhea worldwide. Four categories of antigens have… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is the most common cause of childhood and travellers' diarrhoea. The ability of ETEC to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The B subunit (BS) of cholera toxin and that of the heat-labile enterotoxin (LT) of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) are… Expand
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