Microbiology: Principles and Explorations 9th Edition

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1-11874-316-4
ISBN 13: 978-1-11874-316-4

Chapter 14 - Host-Microbe Relationships and Disease Processes - Self Quiz - Page 432: 20


(d) Hemolysin (a) Streptokinase (g) Coagulase (h) Endotoxin (e) Adhesin (c) Hyaluronidase (f) Enterotoxin (b) Neurotoxin

Work Step by Step

Hemolysin- Lyses red blood cells Streptokinase- Lyses blood clots Coagulase- Promotes blood clots Endotoxin- Lipopolysaccharide toxin found on Gram-negative bacteria Adhesin- Helps pathogen attach to host cells Hyaluronidase- Digests the extracellular matrix around cells Enterotoxin- Exotoxin that acts on the digestive system Neurotoxin- Exotoxin that acts on the nervous system
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