Endotoxin meaning

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A toxin produced by certain bacteria and released upon destruction of the bacterial cell.
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The polysaccharide that is combined with a lipid and released from the cell walls of Gram-negative bacteria, producing toxic effects causing fever, shock, etc. in many animals.
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A toxin produced by certain bacteria and released upon destruction of the bacterial cell.
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Any toxin secreted by a microorganism and released into the surrounding environment only when it dies.
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