The Resource Botulinum neurotoxins, Andreas Rummel, Thomas Binz, editors

Botulinum neurotoxins, Andreas Rummel, Thomas Binz, editors

Label
Botulinum neurotoxins
Title
Botulinum neurotoxins
Statement of responsibility
Andreas Rummel, Thomas Binz, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The extremely potent substance botulinum neurotoxin (BoNT) has attracted much interest in diverse fields. Originally identified as cause for the rare but deadly disease botulism, military and terrorist intended to misuse this sophisticated molecule as biological weapon. This caused its classification as select agent category A by the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention and the listing in the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention. Later, the civilian use of BoNT as long acting peripheral muscle relaxant has turned this molecule into an indispensable pharmaceutical world wide with annual revenues >$1.5 billion
Member of
Cataloging source
RUQBL
Dewey number
  • 615.9/5
  • 615.95
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QP632.B66
  • RC350.C54
LC item number
B68 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology
Series volume
v.364
Label
Botulinum neurotoxins, Andreas Rummel, Thomas Binz, editors
Publication
Note
Includes index
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  • net
Control code
ocn824603851
Extent
viii, 321 p
Isbn
9783642335693
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27230211
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824603851
  • ebl3642335691

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