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Clostridium perfringens ⇒ Clostridium {10000711}

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Organism:
Clostridium perfringens
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Bacteria
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  • [1.13
    - Clostridium perfringens also metabolizes tryptophan to #Tryptamine, a metabolite that decreases macrophage inflammatory indicators and reduces pro-inflammatory cytokines stimulated by fatty acids and LPS.
  • [1.5] [#Neuromyelitis optica
    - Neuromylitis optica Patients with anti-AQP4 antibodies have been shown to develop cross-reactivity to a homologous peptide sequence within a protein of Clostridium perfringens, a bacterium found to be more abundant in patients with NMO and able to generate a Th17 response, which is involved in autoimmune diseases

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