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Bacterial Toxins
MeSH HeadingBacterial Toxins
Tree NumberD23.946.123
AnnotationGEN or unspecified: prefer specifics; coord IM with specific bacterium (IM); / antag permitted but consider also ANTITOXINS; DF: BACT TOXINS
Scope NoteToxic substances formed in or elaborated by bacteria; they are usually proteins with high molecular weight and antigenicity; some are used as antibiotics and some to skin test for the presence of or susceptibility to certain diseases.
Entry TermToxins, Bacterial
Allowable QualifiersAD AE AG AI AN BI BL CF CH CL CS CT EC GE HI IM IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU UR
Entry VersionBACT TOXINS
Registry Number0
Previous Indexing Bacteria (1966-1976)
Previous IndexingToxins (1966-1976)
History Note77; was NON MESH before 1977
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD001427


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Biological Factors [D23]
   Toxins, Biological [D23.946]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeBacterial Toxins [D23.946.123]
Botulinum Toxins [D23.946.123.179]  +
Cholera Toxin [D23.946.123.194]
Cord Factors [D23.946.123.208]
Diphtheria Toxin [D23.946.123.305]
Endotoxins [D23.946.123.329]  +
Exfoliatins [D23.946.123.353]
Shiga Toxins [D23.946.123.794]  +
Streptolysins [D23.946.123.868]
Tetanus Toxin [D23.946.123.893]
Virulence Factors, Bordetella [D23.946.123.946]  +
Enterotoxins [D23.946.330]  +
Exotoxins [D23.946.350]  +
Hypoglycins [D23.946.412]
Marine Toxins [D23.946.580]  +
Mycotoxins [D23.946.587]  +
Venoms [D23.946.833]  +
Virulence Factors [D23.946.896]  +

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