Definition of Toxins. Meaning of Toxins. Synonyms of Toxins

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Definition of Toxins

Toxin
Toxin Tox"in, Toxine Tox"ine, n. [Gr. toxiko`n. See Toxic. ] A poisonous product formed by pathogenic bacteria

Meaning of Toxins from wikipedia

- A toxin is a naturally occurring organic poison produced by metabolic activities of living cells or organisms. Toxins occur especially as a protein or...
- animals. Botulinum toxin types A and B are used in medicine to treat various muscle spasms. Botulinum toxins are among the most potent toxins known. Intoxication...
- Toxins is a monthly open-access scientific journal covering toxins and toxicology. Toxins is published monthly online by MDPI. The French Society on Toxinology...
- Neurotoxins are toxins that are destructive to nerve tissue (causing neurotoxicity). Neurotoxins are an extensive class of exogenous chemical neurological...
- Shiga toxins are a family of related toxins with two major groups, Stx1 and Stx2, expressed by genes considered to be part of the genome of lambdoid prophages...
- Microbial toxins are toxins produced by micro-organisms, including bacteria, fungi, protozoa, dinoflagellates, and viruses. Many microbial toxins promote...
- Alpha toxin or alpha-toxin refers to several different protein toxins produced by bacteria, including: Staphylococcus aureus alpha toxin, a membrane-disrupting...
- Toxin is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He has been depicted as a superhero and at times a supervillain...
- select agents and toxins affecting humans; (2) USDA select agents and toxins affecting agriculture; and (3) overlap select agents and toxins affecting both...
- oysters and scallops.) As filter feeders, these s****fish may ac****ulate toxins produced by microscopic algae, such as cyanobacteria, diatoms and dinoflagellates...