Shiga-Toxigenic Escherichia coli


E coli, Verotoxigenic

Escherichia coli, Verotoxigenic


Shiga Toxigenic E. coli

Shiga Toxigenic Escherichia coli

Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli


Vero Cytotoxin-Producing Escherichia coli

Verotoxigenic E. coli

Verotoxigenic Escherichia coli

Verotoxin-Producing Escherichia coli

Strains of ESCHERICHIA COLI with the ability to produce at least one or more of at least two antigenically distinct, usually bacteriophage-mediated cytotoxins: SHIGA TOXIN 1 and SHIGA TOXIN 2. These bacteria can cause severe disease in humans including bloody DIARRHEA and HEMOLYTIC UREMIC SYNDROME.