The bacteria Clostridium botulinum produces a toxin that prevents the release of ACh at the synaptic terminals?

The bacteria Clostridium botulinum produces a toxin that prevents the release of ACh at the synaptic terminals. The resulting disease is botulism. Explain how the activity of the toxin causes the paralysis associated with botulism

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  • 10 years ago
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    If acetyl choline is not released at synaptic terminals, then nerve transmission is blocked. Blocking nerve transmission results in paralysis.

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