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Bacillus cereus


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A Gram-positive, facultatively aerobic spore-forming bacterium that is responsible for some cases of food poisoning. A diarrhoeal type of illness is caused by a high molecular weight protein, the vomiting (emetic) type by a low molecular weight, heat-stable peptide.

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