Staphylococcal Enterotoxin

∞ generated and posted on 2016.03.18 ∞

Bacterial virulence factor that gives rise to food poisoning.

The is an exotoxin produced by . It functions particularly as a superantigen.

This is the exotoxin to be concerned about re: left out for long hours in the hot . Staphylococcal enterotoxins also can be notable as not being highly versus, e.g., the botulinum toxin.