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    • Heat-labile enterotoxin: beyond G(m1) binding. 

      Kuehn, Margarethe Joanna; Mudrak, B (Toxins (Basel), 2010-06)
      Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) is a significant source of morbidity and mortality worldwide. One major virulence factor released by ETEC is the heat-labile enterotoxin LT, which is structurally and functionally ...
    • Risk factors for and estimated incidence of community-associated Clostridium difficile infection, North Carolina, USA. 

      Benoit, SR; Engel, J; Evans, Sharon E; Frederick, J; Kutty, PK; McDonald, LC; Naggie, Susanna; ... (9 authors) (Emerg Infect Dis, 2010-02)
      We determined estimated incidence of and risk factors for community-associated Clostridium difficile infection (CA-CDI) among patients treated at 6 North Carolina hospitals. CA-CDI case-patients were defined as adults (>18 ...