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The Effect of Bacillus thuringiensis M-exotoxin on Trematode Cercariae
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PMID:  8812565     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The effect of Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis eluate containing water-soluble exotoxin (M-exotoxin) was observed by its use on cercariae of seven trematode species. To the most sensitive species to the toxic effect of the mentioned toxin belonged schistosome furcocercariae (human species Schistosoma mansoni and avian parasite Trichobilharzia szidati). Under the influence of the toxin, surface syncytial structure (tegument) was separated from underlying tissues, with subsequent disintegration of internal organs connected with disruption of acetabular glands and release of their proteolytic content.
Authors:
Horak; Weiser; Mikes; Kolarova
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of invertebrate pathology     Volume:  68     ISSN:  1096-0805     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Invertebr. Pathol.     Publication Date:  1996 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1996-10-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0014067     Medline TA:  J Invertebr Pathol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  41-9     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Parasitology, Charles University, Vinicna 7, Prague 2, 128 44, Czech Republic
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