toxigenicity


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toxigenicity

 [tok″sĭ-jĕ-nis´ĭ-te]
the property of producing toxins.

tox·i·no·ge·nic·i·ty

(tok'si-nō-jĕ-nis'i-tē),
The capacity to produce toxin.
Synonym(s): toxigenicity

toxigenicity

/tox·i·ge·nic·i·ty/ (tok″sĭ-jĕ-nis´ĭ-te) the property of producing toxins.

toxigenicity

the capacity to produce toxins.
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According to cultural characters, biochemical tests and Elek's toxigenicity test, these were C.
At CDC's Diphtheria Laboratory, this isolate demonstrated weak toxigenicity.
coli are classified into distinct groups on the bases of toxigenicity, viz.
diphtheriae isolates were sent to National Institute of Public Health-National Institute of Hygiene for confirmation and toxigenicity testing, biotyping, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE), multilocus sequence typing (MLST), and ribotyping.
Atehnkeng J, Ojiambo PS, Donner M, Ikotun T, Sikora RA, Cotty PJ and R Bandyopadhyay Distribution and Toxigenicity of Aspergillus species isolated from maize kernels from three agro-ecological zones in Nigeria.
Information on biochemical identification, toxigenicity and antimicrobial susceptibility to this bacterium is scanty.
For most cases, toxigenicity was confirmed by using the Elek phenotypic test (9).
FRC24 is a toxigenic isolate; toxigenicity was confirmed by both tox gene detection and Elek test (1).
Toxigenicity was verified by real-time PCR (8) and a modified Elek test (6).
The presence of ctxA and ctxB genes confirmed the toxigenicity of all isolates, and tcpA PCR product size and sequence identified El Tor biotype strains.
Toxigenicity of the strain, named KL126, was verified by using a C.