"Shiga Toxins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A class of toxins that inhibit protein synthesis by blocking the interaction of ribosomal RNA; (RNA, RIBOSOMAL) with PEPTIDE ELONGATION FACTORS. They include SHIGA TOXIN which is produced by SHIGELLA DYSENTERIAE and a variety of shiga-like toxins that are produced by pathologic strains of ESCHERICHIA COLI such as ESCHERICHIA COLI O157.
- Shiga Toxins
- Toxins, Shiga
- Vero Cell Cytotoxin
- Cytotoxin, Vero Cell
- Vero Cell Cytotoxins
- Cell Cytotoxins, Vero
- Cytotoxins, Vero Cell
- Vero Cytoxins
- Cytoxins, Vero
- Vero Toxin
- Toxin, Vero
- Vero Toxins
- Toxins, Vero
- Shiga-Like Toxins
- Shiga Like Toxins
- Toxins, Shiga-Like
- Vero Cytotoxin
- Cytotoxin, Vero
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Cantey JR. Infectious diarrhea. Pathogenesis and risk factors. Am J Med. 1985 Jun 28; 78(6B):65-75.
Cantey JR. Shiga toxin--an expanding role in the pathogenesis of infectious diseases. J Infect Dis. 1985 May; 151(5):766-71.