[TOXICOLOGY] Microbial and Food Borne Toxin

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[TOXICOLOGY] Microbial and Food Borne Toxin
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  1. Poison found in Dinoflagellates
    Saxitoxin
  2. Cause of red tide poisoning
    Saxitoxin
  3. Cause of paralytic shellfish poisoning
    Saxitoxin
  4. Poison found in Aspergillus flavus
    Aflatoxin
  5. Found in improperly dried peanuts and also carcinogenic
    Aflatoxin
  6. Poison found in Bacterial decay
    • ptomaine
    • tyrotoxicon
  7. Found in spoiled food
    ptomaine
  8. Found in expired milk and dairy product
    Tyrotoxin
  9. Poison found in Claviceps purpurea
    Ergot
  10. Causes St. Antony's Fire which characterizes convulsive and gangrenous
    Ergot
  11. Treatment for Ergotism
    • Tolazoline
    • Na nitroprusside
  12. Exotoxin found in Clostridium botulinum
    Botulinum toxin
  13. Causes spoiled canned foods (mostly vegetable)
    Botulinum toxin
  14. Exotoxin found in Clostridium tetani
    Tetanospasmin
  15. Exotoxin found in Clostridium perfringens
    Cytotoxin
  16. Causes gas gangrene
    Cytotoxin
  17. Exotoxin found in Staphylococcus aureus
    Enterotoxin
  18. Most common cause of food poisoning, heat stable and toxic shock syndrome mostly in women
    Staph aureus Enterotoxin
  19. Exotoxin found in Corynebacterium diptheriae
    Diptheria cytotoxin
  20. A toxin which inhibit protein synthesis in nerves, heart and kidney cells
    Diphtheria cytotoxin
  21. Exotoxin found in Vibrio cholerae
    Cholera enterotoxin
  22. Toxin which cause rice water stool characteristic
    Cholera enterotoxin
  23. Exotoxin found in Escherichia coli
    Escherichia enterotoxin
  24. Causes traveller's diarrhea (ETEC)
    Escherichia enterotoxin
  25. Endotoxin found in Salmonella typhosa
    Typhoid
  26. Toxin which is proteinaceous, high virulence and small lethal dose
    Exotoxin
  27. Toxin which is lipoidal, low toxicity to become lethal
    Endotoxin

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