I need A-P-A form. Cant use wikipedia has to be 3 different sources has to be good internet sources. ex: cdc, nih, asm
Information about Clostridium botulinumComposition of cell wall- peptidoglycan and teichoic acidsStages of the organism- Vegetative and spore-forming state.Ideal osmotic pressure- 0-1.5%.Role in the ecosystem- DecomposerInteraction with other speciesMutualism- Clostridium botulinum and blowflies.The disease occur from exogenous sources.The virulence factor that assist in its ability to infect humans- ToxinsIndicate which tissues are affected and the signs and symptoms of the disease-Tissues that are affected include nerves, brain, muscles, neck, arms, and other parts of the body. Thesigns and symptoms of disease include fever, diarrhea, fatigue, muscle aches, and ache.The course of a typical infection-Incubation period, the length of time during which the active disease and convalescence lasts, and anyfactors such as acute/latent, local/focal/systemic, bacteremia/toxemia, etc.The typical infection because of clostridium botulinum starts with the ingestion of the botulinum toxinand leading to flaccid paralysis.The status of the disease (endemic, emerging, re-emerging, epidemic, pandemic, etc.endemicType of infectious disease-(communicable, contagious, opportunistic, etc.) – contagiousThe incidence and prevalence of the disease in the US and worldwide and its mortality rate in 2015 werereported by National Botulism Surveillance.The reservoirs of the disease and indicate how it is transmitted-The reservoirs include soil, aquatic sediments, fish, animals, agricultural products, and intestinal tractsof birds. Transmission occurs through the ingestion or inhalation of the toxin.Flow chart of the disease- The infection starts with the formation of neurotoxin by the bacteria uponinfection of phage and its ingestion, followed by impaired muscle movements.Treatment strategies for the disease and any preventative measures to limit the spread of the diseaseDoctors treat this disease with antitoxins, thethingtibiotics.he preventivemeasures to lower down the spread of the discad foods, cleaning ofhands, utensils, and the containers.