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Toxin

Any poisonous substance a living thing produces as part of its metabolic or other natural process. That is, toxins themselves are not living things, but are produced by living things. Toxins are defined by the Biological Weapons Convention.
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As with botulism, bound tetanus toxin cannot be reversed.
The disease is caused by tetanus toxin produced by Clostridium Tetani and is diagnosed entirely on the basis of the clinical findings.
Clostridium tetani was isolated from 2 patients; tetanus toxin was detected in serum from 1 and also from another patient.
Carbachol stimulation of receptor coupled phospholipase C in the TRPC3 expressing cells increased TRPC3 surface expression, but was attenuated in cells where VAMP2 protein was degraded via tetanus toxin.
one or more of influenza hemagglutinin, influenza nuclear protein, tetanus toxin C-fragment, anthrax protective antigen, HIV gp 120, human carcinoembryonic antigen, and/or a therapeutic, an immunomodulatory gene, such as co-stimulatory gene and/or a cytokine gene.
To test transplanted cells' ability to function immunologically, his group injected tetanus toxin into mice transplanted with blood cells from human adults previously immunized for tetanus.
Botulinus Toxin, Tetanus Toxin, and Anthrax Lethal Factor Inhibitors (Antonio Mastrolorenzo and Claudiu T.