Shiga Toxins

Known as: Cell Cytotoxins, Vero, Cytotoxins, Vero Cell, Toxin, Vero 
A class of toxins that inhibit protein synthesis by blocking the interaction of ribosomal RNA; (RNA, RIBOSOMAL) with PEPTIDE ELONGATION FACTORS. They… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The Escherichia coli strain causing a large outbreak of haemolytic uraemic syndrome and bloody diarrhoea in Germany in May and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Shiga toxins (Stxs) expressed by the enteric pathogens Shigella dysenteriae 1 and enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli are potent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Escherichia coli serogroup O26 consists of enterohemorrhagic E. coli (EHEC) and atypical enteropathogenic E. coli (aEPEC). The… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Shiga toxins (Stx) represent a group of bacterial toxins that are involved in human and animal disease. Stx are mainly produced… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A total of 514 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) isolates from diarrheic and healthy cattle in Spain were… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Shiga toxins (Stxs), encoded by the stxA and stxB genes, are important contributors to the virulence of Escherichia coli O157:H7… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Human intestinal cells lack globotriaosylceramide (Gb(3)), the receptor for Shiga toxin-1 (Stx1) and Shiga toxin-2 (Stx2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
A multiplex PCR was developed for the rapid detection of genes encoding Shiga toxins 1 and 2 (stx1 and stx2), intimin (eaeA), and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Shiga-like toxin I (SLT-I) is a virulence factor of Escherichia coli strains that cause disease in humans. Like other members of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Escherichia coli O157:H7 strain 933 contains two distinct toxin-converting phages (933J and 933W). The biologic activities and… (More)
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