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The pattern of toxin genes and expression of diarrheal enterotoxins in Bacillus thuringiensis strains isolated from commercial bioinsecticides

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Bt :

Bacillus thuringiensis

Bc :

Bacillus cereus


deutsche sammlung von mikroorganismen und zellkulturen


European food safety authority


enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay


haemolysin BL


non-haemolytic enterotoxin


reverse passive latex agglutination


qualified presumption of safety


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The research was carried out with the help of funds from the Fondazione Banco di Sardegna

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Scarano, C., Virdis, S., Cossu, F. et al. The pattern of toxin genes and expression of diarrheal enterotoxins in Bacillus thuringiensis strains isolated from commercial bioinsecticides. Vet Res Commun 33, 257–260 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11259-009-9288-2

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  • B. thuringiensis
  • Bioinsecticides
  • Toxin genes pattern
  • Toxin production