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Botulinum Toxin, a Lethal Poison

Botulinum toxin is an exotoxin produced by anaerobic bacteria called Clostridium botulinum. Exotoxins are molecules secreted extra-cellularly by microorganisms that are capable of causing a lot of damage to their host. There are many different classifications for these molecules. For…

What Happens if You Consume too Much Vitamin D

Consuming vitamins is essential to keep you healthy, energetic, active and full of life. However, you may not be aware that even these supplements should only be consumed in certain quantities, because consuming too much of certain vitamins like vitamin D…