Chapter 8. Actin-ADP-Ribosylating Toxins: Cytotoxic Mechanisms of Clostridium botulinum C2 Toxin and Clostridium perfringens lota Toxin

  1. Klaus Aktories
  1. K. Aktories,
  2. P. Sehr and
  3. I. Just

Published Online: 5 JUN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527614615.ch8

Bacterial Toxins: Tools in Cell Biology and Pharmacology

Bacterial Toxins: Tools in Cell Biology and Pharmacology

How to Cite

Aktories, K., Sehr, P. and Just, I. (1997) Actin-ADP-Ribosylating Toxins: Cytotoxic Mechanisms of Clostridium botulinum C2 Toxin and Clostridium perfringens lota Toxin, in Bacterial Toxins: Tools in Cell Biology and Pharmacology (ed K. Aktories), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527614615.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JUN 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 APR 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527308811

Online ISBN: 9783527614615

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Keywords:

  • clostridium botulinum;
  • eukaryotic cell;
  • ADP-ribosylation;
  • cytoskeletal proteins;
  • heterogeneous

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Clostridium botulinum C2 Toxin

  • Other actin-ADP-ribosylating Toxins

  • Actin as the Substrate for ADP-ribosylation

  • Model for the Cytopathic Effects of Actin-ADP-ribosylating Toxins