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toxin from lipopolysaccharide layer of cell

endotoxin

2

toxin outside of cell from cell waste products; *HEAT LABILE* Cook your food

exotoxin

3

example of exotoxin

staph

4

inanimate object is vector

fomite

5

partial antigen or half antigen; needs protein

hapten

6

toxin that affects nervous system & two examples

neurotoxin
botulism
tetanus

7

enhances phagocytosis

opsonin

8

acellular protein which denatures other proteins; CANNOT BE AUTOCLAVED

prion

9

transfer of disease from animal to human and example

zoonosis
anthrax (gram + and AKA *WOOLSORTERS DISEASE*)

10

microbe that is reduced O2 and grown in Candle Jar Culture

Microaerophilic

11

test for carcinogenicity, mutagenicity
- uses Salmonella typhimurium

Ames Test

12

test for strep progenies, antibodies, Rheumatic Fever

ASO tier

13

BEST test for water pollution (tests amount of organisms in water)

BOD

14

catalase tests ___ vs ___

staph vs. strep

15

coagulase tests ____ vs ___

staph aureus (Coag +) vs other stap (Coag -)

16

virus culture

chicken embryo culture

17

test for gonorrhea

chocolate agar

18

chocolate agar is aka (2)

Thayer Martin Agar
Heated Blood Agar

19

test for E.Coli

Colliform

20

Test for Erythroblastosis fetalis, Rh factor
(TYPE II HYPERSENSITIVITIES)

Coombs

21

test for protozoa

Giemsa Stain

22

general test for AIDS

HLA DR5/CD4

23

_____ tests for *DNA* in AIDS and _____ tests *PROTEIN*

ELISA
Western

24

confirmation for AIDS is

2 ELISA (+) and 1 western blot (+)

25

test for Staph

Mannitol Salt

26

test for heterophiles agglutination test for mononucleosis

Paul Bunnel

27

test for swelling of capsule for step pneumoniae

quelling (*swelling is quelling*)

28

test for fungi

Sabouraud agar

29

virus culture

tissue culture (viruses obligate intracellular parasites. cannot grow on agar)

30

serology test - positive for all Rickettsia EXCEPT Coxiella Burnetti; test for *PROTEUS VULGARIS*

Weil Felix

31

Typhoid Fever Test

Widal

32

test for Herpes Zoster and Herpes Simplex, and Varicella

Tzank Test