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A Staphylococcus aureus enterotoxin-B induced type 1 immediate hypersensitivity reaction in a goat.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9218352     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A Nigerian dwarf goat intended for the production of antibodies to staphylococcal enterotoxin-B exhibited classical signs of a type 1 anaphylactic reaction 2 to 3 min after parenteral introduction of this antigen. The exquisite sensitivity demonstrated in concert with the pathognomonic signs appeared to make the breed and species an excellent model for the further study and interpretation of this syndrome in domestic food animals.
L N Schofield; V L DiNinno; A R Bhatti
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Microbios     Volume:  89     ISSN:  0026-2633     ISO Abbreviation:  Microbios     Publication Date:  1997  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-08-13     Completed Date:  1997-08-13     Revised Date:  2003-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0207257     Medline TA:  Microbios     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  29-30     Citation Subset:  IM    
Medical Countermeasures Section, Defence Research Establishment Suffield, Alberta, Canada.
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MeSH Terms
Anaphylaxis / drug therapy,  immunology,  veterinary*
Enterotoxins / administration & dosage,  immunology*
Epinephrine / therapeutic use
Goat Diseases / immunology*
Prednisolone / analogs & derivatives,  therapeutic use
Staphylococcus aureus / immunology*
Superantigens / administration & dosage,  immunology*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Enterotoxins; 0/Superantigens; 2920-86-7/prednisolone hemisuccinate; 39424-53-8/enterotoxin B, staphylococcal; 50-24-8/Prednisolone; 51-43-4/Epinephrine

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