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    Escherichia coli véaraicíteatocsaigineach Reference Faomhadh an téarma seo mar chuid de Thionscadal Lex
    enterohämorrhagische E. coli | Verotoxin bildende enterohämorrhagische Escherichia coli | VTEC | enterohämorrhagische Escherichia coli
    VTEC | EHEC | verocytotoxigenic escherichia coli | enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli | enterohemorrhagic | enterohaemorrhagic E. coli | verotoxin-producing E. coli | Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli | STEC | verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli | verotoxigenic E. coli | verotoxigenic Escherichia coli
    Definition strain of the bacterium Escherichia coli (E. coli) that can cause severe foodborne disease Reference World Health Organization > Home > Newsroom > Fact sheets > Detail > E. coli (6.9.2019)
    Comment STEC and VTEC are used alternatively and they anyway refer to the same pathogen. Strictly speaking, VTEC indicates that the detection of functionally active Shiga toxins produced by the pathogen has been done using a specific test, called Vero cell toxicity test.
    Escherichia coli productrice de vérotoxines | Escherichia coli sécrétrice de shigatoxines | VTEC | escherichia coli vérotoxinogènes | Escherichia coli entérohémorragique | E. coli vérotoxiques | Escherichia coli productrice de shigatoxines

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