Science Quiz / Normal Flora vs. Pathogens

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Type of disease where the pathogen attaches to alveolar macrophages, prevents phagosome-lysosome fusion, and cause lysis of phagocytes.
Blocks release of inhibitory neurotransmitters. Causes constant contraction.
Worldwide occurrence of disease.
Thick gray exudate formed from inflammatory reaction caused by diphteria.
Infectious diseases that attack many people at the same time in the same geographic area.
Gram negative bacteria that triggers surface ruffles.
Direct injection of toxins through the flagella or pilus into host cells.
Binds to external region of T cell receptor and the MHC II on macrophage resulting in nonspecific interaction and massive release of cytokines.
Cell wall components freed when cells die and break up.
Blocks release of acetylcholine from peripheral nerves. Prevents contraction.
Bacteria that causes enzymatic lysis of host cells resulting in Gas Gangrene.
Diseases that constantly present in a local population
Bacteria that causes inhibition of protein synthesis by inactivation of elongation factor-2.
Type of symbiosis where it is beneficial to one partner while the other is unaffected
Bacteria that forms pores on host cells.
Bacteria that causes hyperactivation and increase in adenylate cyclase. This results in increased cAMP and patient loses water and have diarrhea.
Soluble proteins released by living bacterial cells.
Surface protein used for invasion
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