The Botulinum Journal (TBJ)

The Botulinum Journal

2008 Vol.1 No.2

Pages Title and author(s)
167-169Editorial: Botulinum intoxication – a case for systematic studies of patient recovery
Michael Adler
DOI: 10.1504/TBJ.2008.026480


170-182Computer-Assisted Communication Device for botulinum-intoxicated patients
Michael Adler, Richard E. Sweeney
DOI: 10.1504/TBJ.2008.026466
183-198Here a method, there a method, everywhere many methods. What should a laboratory do to validate an assay for the detection of botulinum neurotoxins?
Shashi K. Sharma, Shuowei Cai, Bal Ram Singh
DOI: 10.1504/TBJ.2008.026467

Research papers

199-207Lengthened duration of benefit from botulinum toxin injections for the treatment of spasticity
Chandler E. Gill, CaraLee R. Blair, Michael S. Putman, Henry M. Taylor, P. David Charles
DOI: 10.1504/TBJ.2008.026468
208-218Evaluation of toosendanin as a botulinum neurotoxin antagonist
Michael Adler, James D. Nicholson
DOI: 10.1504/TBJ.2008.026469
219-241Expression, purification and comparative characterisation of enzymatically deactivated recombinant botulinum neurotoxin type A
Weiping Yang, Paul Lindo, Stephen Riding, Tzuu-Wang Chang, Shuowei Cai, Thuan Van, Roshan Kukreja, Yu Zhou, Kruti Vasa, Bal Ram Singh
DOI: 10.1504/TBJ.2008.026477

Meeting reports

242-246Report of Botulinum Toxin assays workshop held at Botulinum Research Center, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, MA on August 20 and 21, 2008
Kodumudi Venkateswaran
DOI: 10.1504/TBJ.2008.026479
247-255Great Lakes Basinwide Botulism Coordination Workshop overview
Chiara Zuccarino-Crowe, Elizabeth W. Murphy, Elizabeth K. Hinchey, Amy DeWeerd, William J. Bolen
DOI: 10.1504/TBJ.2008.026478