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Botulism is the condition caused by botulinum toxin which is produced by the bacterium clostridium botulinum under anaerobic condition.

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Is botulism caused by bacteria or virus?


Is botulism a virus?

No, botulism is the disease caused by the ingestion of the toxin formed during the growth of the bacteria Clostridium botulinum.

Is botulism caused by a bacteria protozoan parasite virus or fungus?

Botulism is caused by a bacteria called Clostridium botulinum. This bacteria produces a toxin that causes nerve damage. The way to get this bacteria is through food, although it causes little GI damage.

Name of the kingdom botulism belong to?

Botulism is in the kingdom Bacteria.

Who does botulism affect?

Botulism can affect anyone that eats food containing the bacteria.

Is botulism prokaryotic?

Clostridium botulinum is the oranism causing botulism which is a bacteria(prokaryote).

Is botulism bacteria harmful?


Is botulism from botox derived from animal?

"Botox" is botulism toxin, which is derived from a kind of bacteria.

What would the bacteria that causes botulism be classified as?

The bacteria that causes botulism is spore-producing, therefore the only kingdom that is spore-producing is the FUNGUS kingdom.

Botulism is a disease cause by the bacteria known as?

Botulism is a disease caused by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum.

What bacteria does botulism come from?

clostridium botulinum

What is the name for botulism bacteria?

Clostridium botulinum.

What pathogen is often controlled by beneficial bacteria?

What pathogen is often controlled by beneficial bacteria?

Do botulism bacteria save farmers lots of money?


What Illness are caused by bacteria?

Tuberculosis, Typhoid, and botulism.

Is Botulism a food poisoning?

Botulism can be the result of food poisoning. It is caused by the bacteria Clostridium botulinum and causes paralysis of muscles.

Does chicken soup broth spoil when left out of the fridge overnight?

Yes. Botulism bacteria can grow and is more likely to do so in a sealed container. Boiling for 10 minutes or freezing will kill the botulism bacteria but not the spores. You can't depend on odor or flavor either: four strains of the botulism bacteria are odorless. It's not worth the chance.

Is botulism an illness caused by bacteria?

Yep,itcame from a soil bacteria called Clostridium botulinum.

Is anthrax a bacteria virus or fungi?

bacteria virus

Is DNA a virus or bacteria?

DNA is not a virus or a bacteria

Virus that infects bacteria?

virus that infect bacteria

Whatย best describes a bacteriophage?

A virus that attacks bacteria. -APEX Learning

What diseases of the muscles is caused by toxins released by bacteria?


What is the bacteria that causes Botulism?

it is Clostridium botulinum

What are 3 illnesses caused by bacteria?

Tuberculosis, Typhoid, and botulism.