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Verotoxin

Verotoxins (also called Shiga toxins) are produced by certain strains of Escherichia coli and can cause a broad range of symptoms from mild intestinal discomfort, to bloody diarrhea, hemolytic uremic syndrome, end-stage renal disease, and death. Verotoxin-producing E. coli (VTEC) includes enterohaemorrhagic E. coli (EHEC) and shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC), specifically E. coli O157:H7, E. coli O111:H8 and E. coli O26:H11. Vertoxins are a significant contributor to foodborne disease and cause very large outbreaks every few years. Ingestion of contaminated food and water, and person-to-person and animal-to-person transmission by the fecal-oral route are responsible for VTEC infection. Detection of verotoxin in food is typically by culture or rapid antigen detection assays. Stool samples are required for diagnosis in infected individuals and testing can be by culture, ELISA, or PCR.

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E. Coli O157 VT1 Recombinant
Antigen
Purified
E. coli
N/A
LF, ST
MG
R01741
E. Coli O157 VT2 Recombinant
Antigen
Purified
E. coli
N/A
IM, LF, ST
MG
R01742
MAb to Verotoxin I (SLT-1b)
Monoclonal
Purified
Mouse
IgG1
EIA, ST
MG
C01690M
MAb to Verotoxin Ii (slt-2a)
Monoclonal
Purified
Mouse
IgG2
EIA, Neut, ST
MG
C65585M
MAb to E. coli SLT-2 (STX-2)
Monoclonal
Purified
Mouse
IgG1
EIA, IB, Neut
MG
MAV67-212
MAb to E. coli STX 1 & 2
Monoclonal
Purified
Mouse
IgG
EIA, Neut, WB
MG
MAV65-912

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