Microbial Protein Toxins

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ISBN: 978-3-540-23562-0 (Print) 978-3-540-31455-4 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

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    Pages 1-20

    Diphtheria toxin, diphtheria-related fusion protein toxins, and the molecular mechanism of their action against eukaryotic cells

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    Pages 21-34

    Anthrax toxin and genetic aspects regulating its expression

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    Pages 35-53

    Shiga toxins and their mechanisms of cell entry

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    Pages 55-67

    Cholera toxin: mechanisms of entry into host cells

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    Pages 69-89

    ExoU: A cytotoxin delivered by the type III secretion system of Pseudomonas aeruginosa

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    Pages 91-110

    Staphylococcal alpha-toxin

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    Pages 111-132

    S. cerevisiae K28 toxin – a secreted virus toxin of the A/B family of protein toxins

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    Pages 133-155

    Kluyveromyces lactis zymocin and other plasmid-encoded yeast killer toxins

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    Pages 157-174

    The Ustilago maydis killer toxins

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    Pages 175-187

    Zygocin – a monomeric protein toxin secreted by virus-infected Zygosaccharomyces bailii

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    Pages 189-214

    Acidophilic structure and killing mechanism of the Pichia farinosa killer toxin SMKT

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    Pages 215-233

    Ricin: structure, synthesis, and mode of action

  14. Back Matter

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