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Clostridium botulinum

"Clostridium botulinum" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A species of anaerobic, gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria in the family Clostridiaceae that produces proteins with characteristic neurotoxicity. It is the etiologic agent of BOTULISM in humans, wild fowl, HORSES; and CATTLE. Seven subtypes (sometimes called antigenic types, or strains) exist, each producing a different botulinum toxin (BOTULINUM TOXINS). The organism and its spores are widely distributed in nature.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Clostridium botulinum" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Clostridium botulinum" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 14 publications over 12 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2000 and 2017
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