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  • n. Any of a class of neurotoxic, pneumotoxic and hepatotoxic mycotoxins derived from fungi of the genus Fusarium.


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  • Some synthesize deadly toxins that can cause cancer and other diseases for example, species of Aspergillus produce a carcinogen called aflatoxin, and Fusarium moniliforme produces another called fumonisin.

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  • In particular customers involved in the production of ethanol purchased large volumes of our DON test kits, along with other mycotoxin diagnostic tests including kits for zearalenone and fumonisin.

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  • Claimed to be the fastest test available for fumonisin, Charm's detection kit is said to deliver economical, accurate results from a 10-minute assay time.

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  • Fumonisin Quantitative test kit, from diagnostic test manufacturer Charm Sciences, is the first lateral flow quantitative test to be approved for official testing of fumonisin.

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  • Athens, Ga., for significant improvements in the science-based risk assessment of food-borne fumonisin mycotoxins.,


  • We did have pockets of problems with DON and aflatoxin and fumonisin but no major outbreaks this year. The Ad-Free Personal Finance Blogs Aggregator

  • Mycotoxins (vomitoxin, aflatoxin, fumonisin …) no-till farming in the US and especially in Western and Eastern Europe



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