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cytotoxic

[¦sīd·ə′täk·sik]
(cell and molecular biology)
Pertaining to an agent, such as a drug or virus, that exerts a toxic effect on cells.
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032 * SE, standard error; WBC, white blood cell count; LY%, lymphocyte count percentage; MO%, monocytes count percentage; MC (%), rate of cytotoxin in monocyte; [CD4.
Interleukin-4 receptor-directed cytotoxin therapy of AIDS-associated Kaposi's sarcoma tumors in xenograft model.
Mosaicism in vacuolating cytotoxin alleles of Helicobacter pylori: association of specific vacA types with cytotoxin production and peptic ulceration.
The direct fecal cytotoxin test is also poor; it missed 43% of cases.
ExoU is a 74 kDa protein that functions as a potent cytotoxin.
One concentration of the different teas was compared to a cytotoxin,.
Retired Army Colonel Hamish de Bretton-Gordon said the terror group could have access to 20 tons of the cytotoxin - enough to kill tens of thousands.
GenSpera's technology platform combines a powerful, plant-derived cytotoxin (thapsigargin) with a patented prodrug delivery system that provides for targeted release of drug candidates within tumors.
7) This antibody represents a useful candidate for development of targeted radioimmunotherapy or cytotoxin therapy for the neovasculature of glioblastoma and other cancers.
PorA protein of Campylobacter jejuni is not a cytotoxin mediating inflammatory diarrhoea.