Ricin and Shiga Toxins

Pathogenesis, Immunity, Vaccines and Therapeutics

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ISBN: 978-3-642-27469-5 (Print) 978-3-642-27470-1 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-18

    Interaction of Ricin and Shiga Toxins with Ribosomes

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    Pages 19-40

    How Ricin and Shiga Toxin Reach the Cytosol of Target Cells: Retrotranslocation from the Endoplasmic Reticulum

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    Pages 41-65

    Ricin and Shiga Toxins: Effects on Host Cell Signal Transduction

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    Pages 67-103

    Pathogenesis of Shiga-Toxin Producing Escherichia coli

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    Pages 105-136

    Shiga Toxin Pathogenesis: Kidney Complications and Renal Failure

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    Pages 137-178

    The Induction of Apoptosis by Shiga Toxins and Ricin

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    Pages 179-207

    Small-Molecule Inhibitors of Ricin and Shiga Toxins

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    Pages 209-241

    Immunity to Ricin: Fundamental Insights into Toxin–Antibody Interactions

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    Pages 243-257

    Animal Models of Ricin Toxicosis

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    Pages 259-272

    Ricin Vaccine Development

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 273-276